Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases

Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases eBook ¾ Latin


  • Paperback
  • 240 pages
  • Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases
  • James Morwood
  • 23 July 2019
  • 0198601093

10 thoughts on “Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases

  1. Jim Jim says:

    A Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases is a reference useful for both reading and writing It contains both a thematic index and an index of proverbs that and additional notes by the author enhance the value of this dictionary I keep it by my desk for handy access.


  2. max max says:

    Latin phrase books generally fall into two categories those that offer an English translation of the phrase, motto, maxim, proverb or saying and nothing else , and those that translate the phrase and provide additional information on the historical origin of the phrase This book falls into the latter category While some phrases are simply translated, the author gives much interesting and useful information concerning others.Also included 1 index of principal Latin authors, their dates and Latin phrase books generally fall into two categories those that offer an English translation of the phrase, motto, maxim, proverb or saying and nothing else , and those that translate the phrase and provide additional information on the historical origin of the phrase This book falls into the latter category While some phrases are simply translated, the author gives much interesting and useful information concerning others.Also included 1 index of principal Latin authors, their dates and works 2 general index of topic areas e.g., ambition, animals, art, beauty, beginnings which is helpful in searching for a quotation connected with some sphere of human activity 3 index on Christianity and the church agnus dei, corpus Christi, nunc dimittis, urbi et orbi 3 index on the law habeas corpus, lex talionis, ex post facto 4 index of proverbs famous English proverbs and their Latin equivalents.All in all, an excellent reference work, one that I consult frequently in my Latin classes


  3. Carol Hebden Carol Hebden says:

    Useful reference


  4. Karen Karen says:

    I need one for my library


  5. Ronna Ronna says:

    This was not the book I was looking for, it is a small compilation of Latin Phrases NOT a dictionary I was lookingfor a comprehensive dictionary.


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Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases➥ [Ebook] ➠ Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases By James Morwood ➯ – Polishdarling.co.uk This authoritative and highly browsable guide provides an enlightening account of the meaning and history of Latin words and phrases that have entered the English language Readers will find over phra This authoritative and Latin Words MOBI î highly browsable guide provides an enlightening account of the meaning and history of Latin words and phrases that have entered the English language Readers will find overphrases, sayings, mottoes, and proverbs, translated with examples of usage and fascinating citations and explanations Dictionary of PDF/EPUB or of their first occurrence A detailed A Z appendix lists all Latin authors from Augustine to Virgil, together with details of their life and work A thematic index offers immediate access to the maxims and phrases relating to such topics as death, betrayal, gossip, love, of Latin Words ePUB ´ and money.


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10 thoughts on “Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases

  1. Jim Jim says:

    A Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases is a reference useful for both reading and writing It contains both a thematic index and an index of proverbs that and additional notes by the author enhance the value of this dictionary I keep it by my desk for handy access.


  2. max max says:

    Latin phrase books generally fall into two categories those that offer an English translation of the phrase, motto, maxim, proverb or saying and nothing else , and those that translate the phrase and provide additional information on the historical origin of the phrase This book falls into the latter category While some phrases are simply translated, the author gives much interesting and useful information concerning others.Also included 1 index of principal Latin authors, their dates and Latin phrase books generally fall into two categories those that offer an English translation of the phrase, motto, maxim, proverb or saying and nothing else , and those that translate the phrase and provide additional information on the historical origin of the phrase This book falls into the latter category While some phrases are simply translated, the author gives much interesting and useful information concerning others.Also included 1 index of principal Latin authors, their dates and works 2 general index of topic areas e.g., ambition, animals, art, beauty, beginnings which is helpful in searching for a quotation connected with some sphere of human activity 3 index on Christianity and the church agnus dei, corpus Christi, nunc dimittis, urbi et orbi 3 index on the law habeas corpus, lex talionis, ex post facto 4 index of proverbs famous English proverbs and their Latin equivalents.All in all, an excellent reference work, one that I consult frequently in my Latin classes


  3. Carol Hebden Carol Hebden says:

    Useful reference


  4. Karen Karen says:

    I need one for my library


  5. Ronna Ronna says:

    This was not the book I was looking for, it is a small compilation of Latin Phrases NOT a dictionary I was lookingfor a comprehensive dictionary.


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