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Ὃν οἱ θεοὶ φιλοῦσιν ἀποθνήσκει νέος → He whom the gods love dies young
Menander, fr. 125

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

ăbăcŭlus: i, m.
dim. abacus,
I a small cube or tile of colored glass for making ornamental pavements, the Gr. ὺβυκίσκος, Plin. 36, 26, 67, § 199.

Latin > French (Gaffiot 2016)

ăbăculŭs, ī, m., tablette de verre pour mosaïque : Plin. 36, 199.

Latin > German (Georges)

abaculus, ī, m. (Demin. v. abacus), ein kleiner Würfel von gefärbtem Glas zu Mosaikarbeiten, Plin. 36, 199.

Latin > English

abaculus abaculi N M :: tessera/small cube of colored glass for ornamental pavements/wall mosaics