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Flashcards in Catullus 70 & 72 Deck (18):
1

Rapidus

, a, um
Strong flowing, swiftly moving

2

Amāns

, amantis, m.
Lover

3

Cupidus

, a, um
Passionately longing, desirous, eager

4

nōn sī

not (even) if

5

quondam

, adv.
Formerly

6

Nōscō

, nōscere, nōvī, nōtus
Inceptive
To get to know, learn
perfect: to know

7

Prae

Prep + ABL
instead of, before

8

Iuppiter

, Iovis, m.
Juppiter, Jove

9

Vulgus

, ī, n.
The common people, general public

10

Gnātus

, ī, m.
Son

11

Gener

, generī, m.
Son-in-law

12

Cognoscō

, cognōscere, cognōvī, cognitus
To get to know, learn, become acquainted with

Perfect: to have come to understand, to know

13

Etsī

, conj.
Even if, although

14

ūro

, ūrere, ūssī, ūstus
To destroy by fire, burn, to heat by fie, roast, inflame with desire

15

Vīlis

, is, e
Costing little, cheap, worthless, of low rank, common, ordinary

16

Levis

, is, e
Light in weight and/or significance
Trivial, insignificent
Unreliable, fickle

17

Iniūria

, ae, f.
Unlawful conduct, a wrong, injustice

18

Bene velle

Idiom
To wish well