Penates


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Pe·na·tes

 (pə-nā′tēz, -nä′-)
pl.n. Roman Mythology
The Roman gods of the household, tutelary deities of the home and of the state, whose cult was closely connected and often identified with that of the Lares.

[Latin Penātēs, from penus, foodstuff, interior of a house.]

penates

(pəˈnɑːtiːz)
pl n
(Classical Myth & Legend) See lares and penates
[Latin]

Pe•na•tes

(pəˈneɪ tiz, -ˈnɑ-)

n.pl.
(sometimes l.c.) the tutelary deities of the family larder in ancient Rome.
[1505–15; < Latin Penātēs, akin to penus stock of provisions]
References in classic literature ?
They sing "Home, Sweet Home" in ragtime; they carry their lares et penates in a bandbox; their vine is entwined about a picture hat; a rubber plant is their fig tree.
When therefore, about this time, an auction was one night announced to take place in the hall, at which, amongst the superfluities of other boys, all Diggs's penates for the time being were going to the hammer, East and Tom laid their heads together, and resolved to devote their ready cash (some four shillings sterling) to redeem such articles as that sum would cover.
After the city was set afire, with the assistance of her father and son, Aphrodite could evacuate the Penates, the family gods of Troy, out of the burning city and settled them down in other lands of Rome.
En el se establece que los magistrados electos deben tomar posesion de su cargo prestando juramento publico a los Divinos Augusto, Claudio, Vespasiano y Tito, asi como al Genio de Domiciano, a Jupiter y a los Penates (58).
Cela etant; le [beaucoup moins que]remous[beaucoup plus grand que] va trouver son origine dans le fait que le Secretariat d'Etat a l'Eau etait auparavant un poste de Ministre deleguee et que sa titulaire n'ayant pas changee, elle restait dans ses penates. Le brouillamini avec le ministre a-t-il dure depuis la mise en place du gouvernement El Othmani?
Troya te encomienda sus objetos sagrados y sus Penates. Tomalos; companeros de tu suerte, surca el mar y levanta para ellos unas dignas murallas.
Excepcion hecha de Silone y Levi, a quienes conozco mal, y de Lasch, de quien lo ignoraba todo (pero ya tome nota), al resto --con no pocas reservas en cuanto a Illich--lo incluyo sin vacilar en mi propio armorial, porque Chiaromonte, Orwell, Weil, Camus, Koestler, Arendt y Pasolini son de presencia obligada como penates entre quienes, venidos de la izquierda y desde antes de la caida del Muro de Berlin, buscabamos--diria Octavio Pazconciliar las tradiciones, a la vez hermanas y enemigas, del socialismo y la democracia.
Paris: Fitch Ratings has affirmed Penates Funding N.V./S.A.
Las damas tienen a veces la veleidad de levantar aparte sus penates (...) No obstante, se puede observar que casi nunca aportan ellas ni lo mejor, ni lo mas nuevo de sus producciones (...) Laura Rodig, siente y piensa como un varon por mas inteligente y campanudo que se crea.
Ce sont celles relatives au recrutement de 100 chomeurs pour deux ans dans les compagnies petrolieres et a l'enveloppe de la responsabilite societale de ces dernieres qui ont constitue les deux pierres d'achoppement des pourparlers, a l'issue desquels la seance a ete levee et les protestataire ont regagne leurs penates pour poursuivre leur mouvement en laissant en l'etat la fermeture des vannes de petrole et de gaz et l'arret total de la production dans le gouvernorat de Kebili.
- As before only penates (Roman gods of houses, m.n.) disappeared into the spirit of the people, so the living spirits of peoples disappear now, through their own individuality, in a universal community, which's simple universality is without spirit and dead and which's vitality is the singular individual as singular' (Hegel 2000, 275; italics in original).
?Postrada esta Ilion, derribados sus penates? Perder la patria es grave, mas grave es temerle.