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|Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|Latin term or phrase: Tacw aut face|
|Tacw aut face|
|Assuming there is a typo...|
It could be Latin:
"Tace aut face" - something like "Be silent or do/act/accomplish" (just putting words together, my Latin is VERY limited :o) )
*) From PIMBLEY'S DICTIONARY OF HERALDRY
...Burges of Parkanaur, co. Tyrone, and Thorpe Hall and East Ham, co. Essex, England
NOTE:..Confirmed to John Ynyr Burges, Esq., J.P. and D.L., High Sheriff co. Tyrone, 1929, son and heir of John Henry Burges, Esq., of Wood Park, co. Armagh, by Marianne, his wife, daugther and co-heir of Sir Richard Johnston, Baronet.
ARMS:..Quarterly, 1st and 4th,Or (gold), a fesse chequy Argent (silver) and Azure (blue), in chief two cross crosslets Gules (red), and base a covered cup of the last (i.e., red), for BURGES; 2nd, Paly of eight Or (gold) and Gules (red), all within a bordure of the first (i.e., gold) pellettee, for LLOYD; 3rd, Argent (silver), a saltire Sable (black), on a chief Gules (red), three cushions Or (gold), for JOHNSTON.
CREST:..A dove rising Argent (silver), beaked and membered Gules (red), in its beak a palm-branch Proper (natural color), for BURGES; A lion rampant Gules (red), langued Azure (blue), in the dexter paw an annulet enclosing a fleur-de-lis Argent (silver), for LLOYD.
MOTTO:..**TACE AUT FACE.**
**)tace aut face
tac.e V 2 1 PRES ACTIVE IMP 2 S
taceo, tacere, tacui, tacitus V
be silent; pass over in silence; leave unmentioned, be silent about something;
or, or rather/else; either...or (aut...aut) (emphasizing one);
fac.e V 3 1 PRES ACTIVE IMP 2 S
facio, facere, feci, factus V
do, make; create; acquire; cause, bring about, fashion; compose; accomplish;
fac.e N 3 1 ABL S F
fax, facis N F
torch, firebrand, fire; flame of love; torment;
You would surely get a much better translation if you repost your question under Latin to English category
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This is definitely not English
Please repost the question in the proper language category, if it really is any language and not a major typo :-)