vulgus


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vulgus

(ˈvʌlɡəs)
n
1. (Sociology) the populace
2. (Education) (in schools) a series of Latin poems
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So the table was cleared, the cloth restored, and the three fell to work with Gradus and dictionary upon the morning's vulgus.
The master of the form gave out at fourth lesson on the previous day the subject for next morning's vulgus, and at first lesson each boy had to bring his vulgus ready to be looked over; and with the vulgus, a certain number of lines from one of the Latin or Greek poets then being construed in the form had to be got by heart.
Now in the study that night Tom was the upholder of the traditionary method of vulgus doing.
He considered first what point in the character or event which was the subject could most neatly be brought out within the limits of a vulgus, trying always to get his idea into the eight lines, but not binding himself to ten or even twelve lines if he couldn't do this.
It may be called the vicarious method, obtained amongst big boys of lazy or bullying habits, and consisted simply in making clever boys whom they could thrash do their whole vulgus for them, and construe it to them afterwards; which latter is a method not to be encouraged, and which I strongly advise you all not to practise.
Quaerit an vulgus et literati eodem modo per Terentii Tulliique tempora Romae loculi sint (1435), Bruni espone al suo interlocutore Flavio Biondo di ForlAaAaAeA la sua concezione linguistica, che era la pi diffusa nella sua epoca.
Luis Vives en su dialogo sobre la Escritura explica por medio de Mendoza la actitud de la nobleza ante la escritura: "Ut alia: sed huic praecepto non paret vulgus nostrae nobilitatis, quae pulchrum, & decorum sibi esse ducit, nescire literas formare: dicas scarificationem esse gallinarum (109): & nisi praemonitus sis cujus sit manus, nunquam divinaris" (110).
Pero cuando denota la multiplicidad hormigueante de los bajos fondos--polloi en griego, multitudo, turba, vulgus o plebs en latin--, su figuracion se convierte en el ambito de un conflicto inextinguible (Pueblos expuestos 106).
34-38: quondam hi cornicines et municipalis harenae perpetui comites notaeque per oppida buccae munera nunc edunt et, verso pollice vulgus cum iubet, occidunt populariter, inde reversi conducuntforicas, et cur non omnia?
79) Bossii, Tractatvs, "De Officialibus", [seccion] 2 "Prima conclusio erit haec, quod si iudex corruptus pecunia iniustitiam fecerit, vel iustum omiserit, dicitur crimen illud committere, quod vulgus baratariam vocat, & acriter puniendus est [.
Nam per eum quidem diem, quo, pro vetere consuetudine, ludi agonales celebrabantur, orta inter nonnullos adolescentulos rixa et studiis partium plusculis circum tumultuantibus, presto affuit Porcarius vultu, gestu, manu, verbis, clamore omnia tentans, quibus insanum vulgus ad odium eorum, qui rebus preessent, incenderet atque ad arma concitaret.
En un principio el hagiografo lo llama minister, que traducido seria algo asi como siervo o servidor (76), para despues especificar que se trataba de aquella figura a la que el vulgus llamaba mimilogus.