cueFlash

Glossary of Common latin phrases

Start Studying! Add Cards ↓

una voce
unanimously "one voice"
vice versa
conversely "the change being turned"
INRI
Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum "Jesus Nazareth, king of Jews"
vox populi
"voice of the people"
versus/vs.
"against"
vade in pace
"go in peace"
veritas
"truth
via
way
ipse dixit
he himself said it
placebo
shall please
moves
customs
erratum
error
RX/recipe
take
in libris libertas
in books there is freedom
fortes fortuna iuvat
fortune favors the brave
soli deo gloria
glory to God alone
Dei Gratia
by the grace of God
primus inter paves
the first among equals
protanum vulgus
the common people "the profance multitde"
ros in urbe
country in city
supra
above
valde mecum
go with me
ave Maria
hail Mary
ex libris
from the library of "from the books"
dulce et delorum est pro patria mori
there is no greater honor than to die for ones country "it is sweet and fitting to die for the father land"
ubi fumus ibi ignis
where there is smoke, there is fire
Rednant populi
the people rule
virtute et armis
by courage and weapons
re
concerning regulary
syllabus
a summery, outline or a course of study
in vino veritas
wine loosens the tounge "in wine, the truth"
mirabile dictu
wonderful to relate
mirabile visu
wonderful to behold
hannibal ad portas
the Russians are comming! "Hannibal is at the gates"
Hic et nunc
here and now
hora fugit
the hour flies
in pleno
in full
in pectore
in secret "in the breast"
in saecula saeculorum
forever and ever "for ages of ages"
lux et veritas
light and truth
mens sana in corpore sano
a sound mind in a sound body "to train the body as well as the mind"
ad dendum
a thing to be added

Add Cards

You must Login or Register to add cards