strepitus


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Emmy had passed blushing through the room anon, where all sorts of people were collected; Tyrolese glove-sellers and Danubian linen-merchants, with their packs; students recruiting themselves with butterbrods and meat; idlers, playing cards or dominoes on the sloppy, beery tables; tumblers refreshing during the cessation of their performances--in a word, all the fumum and strepitus of a German inn in fair time.
Archilochum proprio rabies armavit iambo; hunc socei cepere pedem grandesque cothurni, 80 alternis aptum sermonibus et popularis vincentem strepitus et natum rebus agendis.
6) <<Ab ecclesiis vero musicas eas, ubi sive organo, sive cantu lascivum, aut impumm aliquid miscetur, Item saeculares omnes actiones, vana atque adeo profana colloquia, deambulaciones, strepitus, clamores arceant; ut domus Dei, vere domus orationis esse videatur, ac dici possit>>.
56) The Westminster Chronicle says they behaved like mad dogs ("uti rabidissimi canes"), and Walsingham's Historia declares that "Non tamen resonabant verba inter horrificos strepitus, sed replebantur guttura multisonis mugitibus, vel quod est verius, vocibus pavonum diabolicis" [Words could not be heard among their horrible shrieks but rather their throats sounded with the bleating of sheep, or, to be more accurate, with the devilish voices of peacocks].
lt;<Ista decensfacies longis uitiabitur annis, / rugaque in antiqua fronte senilis erir, / iniaetque manum formae damnosa senectus, / quae strepitus passu non faciente uenit; / cumque aliquis dicet, "fuit haecformosa" dolebis, / et speculum mendax esse querere tuum>> (ed.
Tu me inter strepitus nocturnos atque diurnos Vis canere et contracta sequi vestigia vatum?
La practica judicial ha entendido, primero, que en la caratula de los expedientes judiciales no puede mencionarse el nombre de la victima; y, segundo, que en el auto de apertura de instruccion, en el auto de enjuiciamiento y en la sentencia no se indicara el nombre de la victima (se trata de actos procesales del juez que, sin duda, permitirian identificar el nombre de las partes, con lo cual se frustraria la voluntad de la ley de impedir el efecto lesivo del strepitus forii).
Felix, secreto quae nata est arbor in arvo Et soli domino ferre tributa potest; Non hominum strepitus audit, non illa rotarum.