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Flashcards in LIVING LATIN EXAM 2 Deck (20):
1

persona non grata -

person who is not welcomed

2

Rara Avis

a rare bird

3

in silvam ligna ferre

to bring lumber to the forest

4

ab imo pectore

from the bottom of my heart

5

momento mori

remember to die

6

mirabile dictu

amazing to say

7

dum vita est, spes est

while there is life, there is hope

8

vivite fugio -

live, i am fleeing

9

de mortuis nil nisi bonum -

say nothing but good about the dead

10

caveat emptor

let the buyer beware

11

caveat canis

beware of dog

12

cogito: ergo sum

I tthink therefore i am

13

tempus fugit

time flies

14

tempus omnia revelat

time reveals all

15

verbum sat sapienti

a word to the wise

16

in medias res

in the middle of things

17

suaviter in modo: foriter in re

gentle in manner; resolute in deed

18

de nihil nihilum

from nothing comes nothing

19

facilis descensus Averno

the descent to avernus is easy

20

scientia est pontentia

knowledge is power