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name of Latini, built the city of Lavinium, and obtained the right of succeeding to the kingdom of Latinus. Thus he secured a dwelling place in Italy, and introduced his gods into Latium, according to the purpose indicated in the beginning of the poem.

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IRREGULARITIES OF SCANSION

BOOK I

1

Line Line

369. pavor; as videt in I, 308. 16. The final vowel in Samo is not 411. obruimur; as pavor in l. 369. elided. See grammars, under

442. parietibus; pronounced paryetibus, Hiatus.

Cf. abiete, 1. 16. 73. The last two vowels of Conubio are

492. ariete; as abiete, l. 16. pronounced as one syllable. See 563. domus; as pavor in l. 369. grammars, under Synaeresis or 745. -que at the end of the verse is elided, Synizesis.

as in I, 332. 120. The last two vowels of Ilionei as in 774. Steterunt shortens the second sylConubio, l. 73.

lable. See grammars, under sys131. dehinc is scanned by synaeresis as

tole. one syllable : d'hinc. 195. deinde ; synaeresis of ei.

BOOK III 256. dehinc as in l. 131. 303. videt lengthens its final syllable 48. Steterunt; as in II, 774. under the ictus. See grammars,

74. matri and Neptuno do not elide under Diastole.

the final -, and -o, and the verse 332. The final vowel of -que at the end

is spondaic.

91. The final vowel of the first -que is of the verse is elided before the initial vowel of the next.

long under the ictus. See

112. nemus; as videt in I, 308. grammars, under Synapheia.

122. Idomenea; as lionca, I, 611. 405. The final vowel of dea is retained. See grammars, under Hiatus.

136. Conubiis; trisyllable, as Conubio in 448. que is elided as in l. 332. 478. pulvis; as videt in l. 308.

211. Insulae; the final diphthong of In

sulae is unelided and is shortened. 611. Ilionea lengthens the penultimate e, See note on this line.

See grammars, under Hiatus. 617. Dardanio does not elide the final -o,

464. The final vowel of gravia is long

under the ictus. and the verse is spondaic. 651. peteret; as videt in l. 308.

504. Casus; as videt in 1, 308. 668. The last syllable of iactetur as in. 602. Scio is scanned as one syllable by peteret, above.

synaeresis. 698. The last two vowels of Aurea form 606. pereo does not elide the final -o. one syllable.

681. Constiterunt; as steterunt in 11,774. 726. aureis, as Aurea in l. 698.

BOOK IV
BOOK II

64. Pectoribus; as videt in 1, 308. 16. abiete; a dactyl; ie forms one syl- | 126. Conubio; as in I. 73.

lable by synaeresis, and the first 168. Conubiis; as in III, 136.
syllable is lengthened as if by 222. adloquitur; as Pectoribus in l. 64.
position. Thus: ab-ye-te. 235. spe does not elide the final -e.

1, 73

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IRREGULARITIES OF SCANSION

-el

Line

Linc 558. que at the end elides -e by syna- 175. ariete; as in II, 492. pheia.

178. cedro does not elide the final -6. 629. The last -que as in l. 558.

186. The final vowel of the first -que is 667. femineo does not elide the final -0.

long under the ictus, as in II1, 91. 686. Sēmianimem; four syllables, by sy- 190. Aurea; as in 1, 698. naeresis of -ia-: semyanimem, 226. Oceano does not elide the final -o.

237. precantia; trisyllable by synaeresis BOOK V

of -ia-, 261. Ilio retains and shortens the final -o.

249. Ilionei; quadrisyllable by synaere

sis of -ei284. datur; as videt in 1, 308.

253. conubio; as in I, 73. 337. Euryalus; as datur in l. 284.

262, deerit; dissyllable by synaeresis of 352. aureis; dissyllable by synaeresis of -ei-.

303. alveo; as in VI, 412. 422. -que; see note on 1, 332. 432. Genua; scanned as a dissyllable: 333. conubiis ; as in III, 136.

389. Euhoe ; dissyllable; pronounced genva. See note on II, 16.

nearly yu-hoy. 521. pater; as videt in I, 308.

398. canit; as videt in I, 308. 589. Parietibus; as in II, 442.

470. Synapheia, as in I, 332. 663. abiete; as in II, 16.

532. Tyrrhei; dissyllable by synaeresis 735. colo does not elide the final -0,

of -ei-, 753. -que at the end as in I, 332.

609. aerei; dissyllable by synaeresis of 853. amittebat; as videt in I, 308.

-ein,

631. turrigerae does not elide the final BOOK VI

diphthong, and the verse is spon

daic. 33. omnia; dissyllable by synaeresis of -ia-.

769. Paeoniis ; trisyllable by synaeresis 201. Graveolentis; pronounced by sy

of -iz-,
naeresis in four syllables: grav-
yolentis.

BOOK VIII
254. super; as videt in I, 308.
280. Ferrei; dissyllable by synaeresis of

98. procul; as videt in I, 308. -ei-.

194. Semihominis; as a quadrisyllable: 412. alveo; by synaeresis a dissyllable:

se myominis. alvyo.

228. Synapheia as in I, 332. 507. te retains and shortens the final 292. Eurystheo; trisyllable by synaere.

sis of -60vowel. 602. Synapheia; as in I, 332.

337. dehinc; dissyllable. 653. curruum; dissyllable by synaeresis 363. subiit; as videt in I, 308. of -uu

372. aureo; as alveo in VI, 412. 678. dehinc; as in I, 131.

383. Nerei; dissyllable by synaeresis of 768. Numitor; as videt in I, 308.

553. aureis; as in 1, 726.

599. abiete; as in II, 16. BOOK VII

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33. alveo; as in VI, 412. 96. conubiis. See note on III, 136. 160. -um in Latinorum is elided by sy

napheia. 174. erat; as videt in I, 308,

XII ED.

BOOK IX
9. petit; as videt in I, 308. The ver

is spondaic.
32. alveo; as in VI, 412.

IRREGULARITIES OF SCANSION

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-ei.

Line

Line 291. tui does not elide the final -i. 111. Oratis; as videt in I, 308. 477. femineo; as in IV, 667.

202. Protei; dissyllable by sy naeresis of 480. dehinc; as in I, 131. 501. Ilionei; as in VII, 249.

265. Idomenei;, four syllables by synae610. fatigamus; as in videt in 1, 308.

resis of -ei, 647. Dardanio; as in I, 617.

323. amor; as videt in X, 872. 650. Synapheia; as in 1, 332.

383. Proinde; dissyllable by synaeresis 674. Abietibus; as parietibus in 11, 442.

of -oi-. 716. Typhoeo; trisyllable by synaeresis 469. pater; as videt in I, 308. of-c0-,

480. tanti does not elide the final -;.

609. Synapheia; as in 1, 332. BOOK X

635. Semianimes; as in IV, 686.

607. abiete; as in II, 16. 17. The interjection O is retained be- 890. Arietat; trisyllable by synaeresis fore hominum. See grammars,

of -ie-. See note on abiete, II, 16. under Hiatus. 67. petiit; as videt in I, 308.

BOOK XII 116. aureo; as in VIII, 372. 129. Menestheo; trisyllable by synaere- 13. pater; as videt in 1, 308. sis of -eo

31. genero does not elide the final -0. 136. buxo does not elide the final -o. 68. ebur; as videt in I, 308. 141. domo does not elide the final -0. 83. Orithyia; four syllables; -yi- form156. duci does not elide the final -i.

ing a diphthong. 334. steterunt; as in II, 774.

84. anteirent; trisyllable by synaeresis 378. Deest; as one syllable by synaere

of -ei-, sis of -ee

232, manus; as videt in I, 308. 383. dabat; as videt in I, 308.

356. Semianimi; as in IV, 686. 394. caput; as videt in 1, 308.

363. The final vowel of the first -que is 396. Semianimes; as in IV, 686.

long, as in 111, 91. 404. See note on 396.

| 401. Paeonium loses the final -um by 433. sinit; as videt in I, 308.

ecthlipsis, and is then connected 487. eadem; dissyllable (yā-dem) by sy

with the following in by synaerenaeresis of ea-.

sis of i-i; thus: Paeon-yin. sanguis; as videt in 1, 308. 422. dolor; as videt in 1, 308. 496. baltei; dissyllable by synaeresis of 535. Hyllo does not elide the final -o. cei,

541. aerei; dissyllable by synaeresis of 720. profugus; as videt in I, 308.

-ei. 764. Nerei; dissyllable by synaeresis of 550. domitor; as videt in I, 308. -ei,

668. amor; as in X, 872. 781. Synapheia; as in I, 332.

706. ariete; as in II, 492. 872, amor; as videt in I, 308.

772. stabat; as videt in I, 308. 895. Synapheia; as in I, 332.

821, conubiis; as in III, 136.

847. eodem; dissyllable (yo-dem) by BOOK XI

synaeresis of co

883. erit; as videt in 1, 308. 31. Parrhasio does not elide the final -o. 905. Genua; dissyllable (genva), as in 69. languentis; as videt in 1, 308.

XII ED.

V, 432.

ABBREVIATIONS

a., active.
f., feminine.

| neg., negative.
abl., ablative.
fig., figuratively.

nom., nominative, acc., accusative.

freq., frequentative or fre- , num., numeral. adj., adjective.

quently.

obs., obsolete. adv., adverb. gen., genitive.

P., participle, or participial c., common. id. (idem), the same.

adjective. cf. (confer), compare. impers., impersonal. pass., passive. comp., comparative. inc., inceptive or inchoa- pl., plural. conj., conjunction.

tive.

prep., preposition, dat., dative, ind., indicative.

pron., pronoun. def., defective.

indec., indeclinable. rel., relative and related. dem., demonstrative. indef., indefinite.

rt., root. dep., deponent. inf., infinitive.

S., singular. dim., diminutive. intens., intensive.

sc. (scilicet), supply or undissyll., dissyllable. interj., interjection.

derstand. distrib., distributive. interrog., interrogative. sqq., following: encl., enclitic. irreg., irregular.

subst., substantive, -ly. et al. (et alibi), and else- m., masculine.

sup., superlative. where ; i.e., not unfre- meton., metonymy. trisyll., trisyllable. quent. n., neuter.

w., with.

(NOTE. — The parts of compound words are not indicated separately when they appear unmodified in the compound form, nor when prepositions in composition are modified only according to the general rules mentioned under the definitions of prepositions.

In verbs, only the principal parts are given which are understood to be in actual use; and generally one of the numerals, 1, 2, 3, 4, designates the conjugation, and therefore the form of the infinitive.

The numerals following definitions refer to passages in the text.]

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