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form analysis and translation based on Perseus (Version 2010):
ABL S F PERF PTC PASS | NOM S F PERF PTC PASS | VOC S F PERF PTC PASS | ACC P N PERF PTC PASS | NOM P N PERF PTC PASS | VOC P N PERF PTC PASS
ordior V  to begin a web, lay the warp, begin, commence, make a beginning, set about, undertake
ACC P N | NOM P N | VOC P N
orsa N  an undertaking, attempt
Georges, Ausführliches lateinisch-deutsches Handwörterbuch, 8. Aufl. (1913)
ōrdior, Orsus sum, īrī (verwandt m. ordo), reihen, I) im engeren Sinne, ein Gewebe anreihen, anzetteln, anfangen (vgl. Isid. orig. 19, 29, 7. Fest. 185, 31), telam, Hieron. in Isai. 9, 30. v. 1. Vulg. Isai. 25, 7: araneus orditur telas, Plin. 11, 80: v. der Parze, altera (show full text)
ōrsa, ōrum, n., s. ordior.
Lewis & Short, A latin dictionary (1879)
ordior, ordĭor, orsus, 4 (fut. ordibor for ordiar: non parvam rem ordibor, Att. ap. Non. 39, 22; part. perf. orditus, Sid. Ep. 2, 9; Vulg. Isa. 25, 7), v. dep., lit., to begin a web, to lay the warp; hence, also, in gen., to begin, undertake a thing: (show full text)
orsa, orsa, ōrum, n. ordior. Beginnings, commencements, an undertaking, attempt: ut (di) orsis tanti operis successus prosperos darent, Liv. praef. fin.: Orsa juvare, Val. Fl. 1, 21. In partic., words, speech (poet.): sic orsa vicissim Ore refert, Verg. A. 7, 435; 10, 632; 11, 124; Val. (show full text)
Gaffiot, Dictionnaire latin-français (2016, ex 1934), merci à G. Gréco, M. De Wilde, B. Maréchal, K. Ôkubo!
ordior ōrdĭor, ōrsus sum, īrī, tr., 1 ourdir, faire une trame : telas orditur araneus Plin. 11, 80, l'araignée ourdit sa toile 2 commencer, entamer : orationem Cic. Or. 122, commencer un discours, en composer l'exorde ; princeps Crassus ejus sermonis ordiendi fuit Cic. (show full text)
orsa ōrsa, ōrum, n. (ordior), entreprise : orsa tanti operis Liv. pr. 13, l'entreprise d'une si grande œuvre || [poét.] paroles, discours : Virg. En. 7, 435 ; 10, 632, etc.
Дворецкий И.Х., Отличный латинско-русский словарь (1976)
ordior ordior, orsus sum, iri depon. 1) ткацк. навивать основу (Parca, quae hominis vitam ordiatur Lact) или ткать (araneus orditur telas PM); 2) начинать (opus, bellum L; sermonem C): initium alicujus rei o. C положить начало чему-л.; o. aliquem Nep начать говорить о ком-л. (дать (show full text)
orsa orsa, orum n [ordior] 1) начинание, начало (operis L); 2) речи, слова (o. referre V).
DuCange, Glossarium mediae et infimae latinitatis (1883-7)
ORSA, pro Ursa, ἄρϰτος, Septentrio, apud Sanutum lib. 2. part. 4. cap. 6. vox Italica. Nostris Ors, pro Ours, Ursus. Invent. bonor. ducis Bitur. ann. 1416: Item un doussellet.... bourdé tout entour de veloux cramoisy, où sont Ors et cynes, etc.