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Latin translation: memento amoris

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English term or phrase:remember love
Latin translation:memento amoris
Entered by: Antoinette Verburg
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07:09 Mar 28, 2002
English to Latin translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: remember love
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Nicole Drylie
memento amoris
Explanation:
memento : imperative (singular) of 'memini, meninisse' = remember
amor = love
amoris : genitive case

'Genitive of Memory (Genitivus memoriae): denotes the person or the object that is to be remembered or forgotten. It is used with the verbs memini (to remember, keep in mind), admonêre (to admonish, remind), reminisci (to call to mind), oblivisci (to forget).' (reference)

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Note added at 2002-03-28 07:57:53 (GMT)
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Imperative plural is \'mementote\'.
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Antoinette Verburg
Netherlands
Local time: 17:51
Grading comment
the response very quick and helpful. I really like the explanation!
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4 +2memento amoris
Antoinette Verburg


  

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45 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
memento amoris


Explanation:
memento : imperative (singular) of 'memini, meninisse' = remember
amor = love
amoris : genitive case

'Genitive of Memory (Genitivus memoriae): denotes the person or the object that is to be remembered or forgotten. It is used with the verbs memini (to remember, keep in mind), admonêre (to admonish, remind), reminisci (to call to mind), oblivisci (to forget).' (reference)

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Note added at 2002-03-28 07:57:53 (GMT)
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Imperative plural is \'mementote\'.


    Reference: http://www.orbilat.com/Latin/Grammar/Syntax/Syntax-Cases-Gen...
Antoinette Verburg
Netherlands
Local time: 17:51
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 8
Grading comment
the response very quick and helpful. I really like the explanation!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  flaviofbg
1 hr

agree  Serge L: Great, I knew there was something special about it, but I couldn't remember what it was...
2 hrs
  -> Oh well, as long as you remember love...... ;)
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