CLEMENTIA (CLEMENCY)

кротость, милосердие; та часть праведности, которая связана с разумным желанием помогать людям, неправедно страдающим.


Латинский словарь средневековых философских терминов. . 1998.

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  • Clemency — Clem en*cy, n.; pl. {Clemencies}. [L. clementia, fr. clemens mild, calm.] 1. Disposition to forgive and spare, as offenders; mildness of temper; gentleness; tenderness; mercy. [1913 Webster] Great clemency and tender zeal toward their subjects.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clemency — (n.) 1550s, mildness or gentleness shown in exercise of authority, from L. clementia calmness, gentleness, from clemens calm, mild, related to clinare to lean (see LEAN (Cf. lean) (v.)) + participial suffix menos (also in alumnus). For sense… …   Etymology dictionary

  • clemency — [klem′ən sē] n. pl. clemencies [ME clemencie < L clementia < clemens, merciful] 1. forbearance, leniency, or mercy, as toward an offender or enemy 2. a merciful or lenient act 3. mildness, as of weather SYN. MERCY …   English World dictionary

  • Clementia — ▪ Roman goddess       in Roman religion, personification of mercy and clemency. Her worship began with her deification as the celebrated virtue of Julius Caesar (Caesar, Julius). The Senate in 44 BC decreed a temple to Caesar and Clementia, in… …   Universalium

  • Clementia — This article is about the Roman goddess. For the Christian romance, see Clementine literature. In Roman mythology, Clementia was the goddess of forgiveness and mercy. She was deified as a celebrated virtue of Julius Caesar, who was famed for his… …   Wikipedia

  • clemency — /ˈklɛmənsi/ (say klemuhnsee) noun 1. mercy or kind forbearance, as shown towards an enemy or convicted person: *the verdict was clearly guilty, but he requested them to take time considering their recommendation for either clemency or severity,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • clemency — /klem euhn see/, n., pl. clemencies. 1. the quality of being clement; disposition to show forbearance, compassion, or forgiveness in judging or punishing; leniency; mercy. 2. an act or deed showing mercy or leniency. 3. (of the weather) mildness… …   Universalium

  • clemency — clem•en•cy [[t]ˈklɛm ən si[/t]] n. pl. cies 1) the disposition to show forbearance, compassion, or forgiveness in judging or punishing; leniency; mercy 2) an act or deed of mercy or leniency 3) (of the weather) mildness • Etymology: 1375–1425;… …   From formal English to slang

  • Alexander the Great — This article is about the ancient king of Macedon. For other uses, see Alexander the Great (disambiguation). Alexander the Great Basileus of Macedon …   Wikipedia

  • Clemencies — Clemency Clem en*cy, n.; pl. {Clemencies}. [L. clementia, fr. clemens mild, calm.] 1. Disposition to forgive and spare, as offenders; mildness of temper; gentleness; tenderness; mercy. [1913 Webster] Great clemency and tender zeal toward their… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Seneca the Younger — Ancient bust of Seneca, part of a double herm (Antikensammlung Berlin) Lucius Annaeus Seneca (often known simply as Seneca) (ca. 4 BC – 65 AD) was a Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, and in one work humorist, of the Silver Age of… …   Wikipedia

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