expectare

References in classic literature ?
Cato says, the master of a family (patremfamilias) must have in his rustic villa "cellam oleariam, vinariam, dolia multa, uti lubeat caritatem expectare, et rei, et virtuti, et gloriae erit," that is, "an oil and wine cellar, many casks, so that it may be pleasant to expect hard times; it will be for his advantage, and virtue, and glory.
Diante do grupo inicial sp, sc, st, desenvolve-se uma vogal protetica: ispiritus ou espiritus, escola, estella, espectare (frequentemente escrito expectare e confundido com o verbo composto ex-spectare); inversamente, tem-se Spania por (H)ispania.
15: <<Si inimicus est iste Clemens alicui pro actibus suis, uos nolite expectare, ut ipse uobis dicat etc.