Origin of cunctator
Definition for cunctator (2 of 2)
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Hence he received that new name, so salutary to the commonwealth, of Cunctator, or Delayer.
Cunctator, a name given to Fabius Maximus on account of the tantalising tactics he adopted to wear out his adversary Hannibal.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
He was justly compared to Fabius Maximus, distinguished by the epithet of Cunctator.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II.|Tobias Smollett
From pursuing this policy he received the surname of Cunctator, or the Lingerer.A Smaller History of Rome|William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
Excellenz, it is not Cunctator Daun this time, it is fiery Loudon.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XX. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle