Origin of cunctator
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Historical Examples of cunctator
Excellenz, it is not Cunctator Daun this time, it is fiery Loudon.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XX. (of XXI.)
From pursuing this policy he received the surname of Cunctator, or the Lingerer.A Smaller History of Rome
William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
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.
Hence he received that new name, so salutary to the commonwealth, of Cunctator, or Delayer.