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40 terms

Latin chapter 3

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"possunt quia posse videntur "
"they can do it because they think they can do it"
praesum, praesse, praefuī (dat)
be in command of
recipiō, recipere, recēpī, receptum
take back
cōgō, cōgere, coēgī, coactum
compel, collect, gather together
cōnstitō, constitere, cōnstitī, cōnstitum
halt, stand still
corripō, corripere, corripuī, correptum
seize, steal
Finis opus corōnat
"the final production is what counts"
"quem deus vult perdere, prius dementat"
Whom god wants to destroy, first he drives mad
occidō, occidere, occidī, occāsum
fall, die, set (sun)
sciō, scīre, scīvī, scītum
know
necesse est (+infin.)
it is necessary
quot?
how many?
serō in periculo est consilium quaerere
too late in time of danger to seek for a plan
omnia mutantur, nihil interit
everything changes, nothing perishes
ex nihilō nihil fit
from nothing comes nothing
bis vincit, quī se vincit in victoria
he conquers twice, who conquers himself in victory
dum tacet, clamat
while he is silent, he shouts
scientia sōl mentis est
science is the son of the mind
doubt, hesitate
dubito
look down on
despicio, -ere
look out at
prospicio, -ere
oracle
oraculam
before
antea
lest, in order not to
ne
in order to, to
ut
seize, occupy
occupo, occupare
aqcuire, get
comparo, comparare
forces
copiae
iron, sword
ferrum
political party
partes
so many
tot
so often
totiens
be strong, well
valeo, valere
discuss
dissero, dissere
duty
officium, -i
end
finis, finis
freedom
libertas
some
nonnulli
violent
vehemens
cheerful
hilare, hilaris