|To pour fuel on the stove adding gasoline to a fire||Olevm addere camino|
|a fire is difficult to ward off when the neighboring house is in flames (Ovid)||proximus a tectis ignis defenditur ægre|
|a fire, if neglected, always gathers in strength (Horace)||neglecta solent incendia sumere vires|
|a foolish fire (i.e., specious words; a will-o’-the-wisp)||ignis fatuus (pl. ignes fatui)|
|a great fire, unless you feed it, spends its rage in vain (Virgil)||magnus sine viribus ignis incassum furit|
|as fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a false accusation, when brought against a man of the purest and holiest character, boils over and is at once dissipated and vanishes (Cicero)||ut ignis aquam conjectus, continuo restinguitur et refrigeratur, sic refervens falsum crimen in purissimam et castissimam vitam collatum, statim concidit et extinguitur|
|as the yellow gold is tested in the fire, so the faith of friendship can only be known in the time of adversity (Ovid)||scilicet, ut fulvum spectatur in ignibus aurum, tempore sic duro est inspicienda fides|
|burn down, burn, set on fire||exuro, exussum|
|completion, summing up, adding up||consummatio|
|do not stir the fire with a sword||ignem ne gladio fodito|
|earth, air, fire, water||terra, flatus, ignis, aqua|
|envy, like fire, always makes for the highest points (Livy)||invidiam, tanquam ignem, summa petere|
|exussum, burn down, burn, set on fire||extermino|
|fire||ignis, ignis, m.|
|fire (-god)||Vulcānus, Vulcānī, m.|
|fire from fire||ab igne ignem|
|fire tests gold, adversity brave men (Seneca)||ignis aurum probat, miseria fortes viros|
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