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comitia habere
to hold a meeting of the people.
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concilium indicere, habere, dimittere
to fix the day for, to hold, to dismiss a meeting.
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agere cum populo (Leg. 3. 4. 10)
to submit a formal proposition to the people.
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contionem advocare (Sall. Iug. 33. 3)
to summon an assembly of the people.
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convocare populi concilium and populum ad concilium
to summon an assembly of the people.
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primas (e.g. sapientiae) alicui deferre, tribuere, concedere
to give the palm, the first place (for wisdom) to some one.
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contendere cum aliquo de principatu (Nep. Arist. 1)
to contend with some one for the pre-eminence.
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de principatu deiectus (B. G. 7. 63)
deposed from one's high position.
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principatum tenere, obtinere
to occupy the leading position.
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vir defunctus honoribus
a man who has held every office (up to the consulship).
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ad summos honores pervenire (cf. also sect. V. 17)
to attain to the highest offices.
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amplissimos honorum gradus assequi, adipisci
to reach the highest grade of office.
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ad honores ascendere
to rise, mount to the honours of office.
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dignitatis gradum ascendere
to attain a position of dignity.
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aliquem gradu movere, depellere or de gradu (statu) deicere
to overthrow a person (cf. sect. IX. 6).
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aliquem de dignitatis gradu demovere
to overthrow a person (cf. sect. IX. 6).
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aliquem ex altissimo dignitatis gradu praecipitare (Dom. 37. 98)
to depose, bring down a person from his elevated position.
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in altissimo dignitatis gradu collocatum, locatum, positum esse
to occupy a very high position in the state.
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principem (primum), secundum locum dignitatis obtinere
to occupy the first, second position in the state.
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aliquem ad summam dignitatem perducere (B. G. 7. 39)
to elevate to the highest dignity.
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dignitati suae servire, consulere
to be careful of one's dignity.
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dignitatem suam tueri, defendere, retinere, obtinere
to guard, maintain one's dignity.
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unus e togatorum numero
an ordinary, average Roman citizen.
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infima fortuna or condicio servorum
a degraded, servile condition.
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faex populi, plebis, civitatis
the dregs of the people.
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unus de or e multis
one of the crowd; a mere individual.
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traductio ad plebem
to transfer oneself from the patrician to the plebeian order.
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transitio ad plebem (Brut. 16. 62)
to transfer oneself from the patrician to the plebeian order.
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traduci ad plebem (Att. 1. 18. 4)
to get oneself admitted as a plebeian.
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homo plebeius, de plebe
one of the people.
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homines omnium ordinum et aetatum
people of every rank and age.
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homines omnis generis
people of every rank.
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summi (et) infimi (Rep. 1. 34. 53)
high and low.
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equestri loco natus or ortus
a knight by birth.
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infimo loco natus
from the lowest classes.
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humilibus (obscuris) parentibus natus
of humble, obscure origin.
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humili, obscuro loco natus
of humble, obscure origin.
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nobili, honesto, illustri loco or genere natus
of illustrious family.
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summo loco natus
of high rank.
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ordo equester (splendidissimus)
the equestrian order; the knights.
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ordo senatorius (amplissimus)
the senatorial order.
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homo novus
a parvenu (a man no member of whose family has held curule office).
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nobilitatis fautorem, studiosum esse
to be a friend of the aristocracy.
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nobilitati favere (Sest. 9. 21)
to be a friend of the aristocracy.
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generis antiquitate florere
to be of noble family.
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civitatem mutare (Balb. 11. 27)
to naturalise oneself as a citizen of another country.
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civitatem alicui dare, tribuere, impertire
to present a person with the freedom of the city.
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in civitatem recipere, ascribere, asciscere aliquem
to enroll as a citizen, burgess.
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civitate donare aliquem (Balb. 3. 7)
to make a man a citizen.
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gerendis negotiis orbatus (Fin. 5. 20. 57)
banished from public life.
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