|a great fire, unless you feed it, spends its rage in vain (Virgil)||magnus sine viribus ignis incassum furit|
|(gen.) at a higher price, of a great value||pluris|
|(neut. sing. gen) (the building) the size OF WHICH was great||cuius|
|(With) love, behaviour, words, actions. --- Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro]||Amore, more, ore, re|
|a bough grows in its place leaves of the same metal (Virgil)||simili frondescit virga metallo|
|a faithful friend to so great a man, and a steady admirer of such great virtue||tanto homini fidus, tantæ virtutis amator|
|a feeble dart (or spear) thrown to no effect (i.e., a weak and ineffectual argument) (Virgil)||telum imbelle sine ictu|
|a fire is difficult to ward off when the neighboring house is in flames (Ovid)||proximus a tectis ignis defenditur ægre|
|a fire, if neglected, always gathers in strength (Horace)||neglecta solent incendia sumere vires|
|a foolish fire (i.e., specious words; a will-o’-the-wisp)||ignis fatuus (pl. ignes fatui)|
|a great amount in a small space||magnum in parvo|
|a great book is a great evil (Callimachus, from the Greek)||mega biblion mega kakon|
|a great crowd accompanying (Virgil)||magna comitante caterva|
|a great effort for great trifles (i.e., so much work for so little gain) (Terence)||magno conatu magnas nugas|
|a great fortune is a great slavery (Seneca)||magna servitus est magna fortuna|
|a great fortune is a great slavery to its owner (Publilius Syrus)||fortuna magna magna domino est servitus|
|a great genius lies hid under this coarse body (or rough exterior) (Horace)||ingenium ingens inculto latet hoc sub corpore|
|A great good||Magnum bonum|
|A great man can come from a hut. (Seneca)||Potest ex casa magnus vir exire|
|a great man often steps forth from a humble cottage||e tenui casa sæpe vir magnus exit|
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