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Latin 2 Latin Phrases LIST TWO

Here are the latin phrases from List Two for LATIN II
a capella
to sing without accompaniment
a priori
from the former
a mari usque ad mare
from sea to sea (Canada's unofficial motto)
ave Caesar: morituri te salutamus
Hail Caesar! We who are about to die salute you!
casus belli
the cause for war
caveat emptor
let the buyer beware
cogito ergo sum
I think therefore I am
corpus juris civilis
body of civil law
cui bono
who stands to gain? to whom for a benefit?
deo gratias
thanks to God
deus ex machina
a god out of a machine
divide et impera
divide and conquer
draco dormiens numquam titillandus
a sleeping dragon is never to be tickled
dulce et decorum est pro patria mori
it is sweet and honorable to die for the fatherland
having served his time
a list of mistakes in a written work
et uxor (et ux)
and wife
feles mala
bad kitty
ad rem
to the thing at hand