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Callidus lingua manus strenuus

English translation: skil(l)ful /clever tongue , vigourous hand

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Latin term or phrase:Callidus lingua manus strenuus
English translation:skil(l)ful /clever tongue , vigourous hand
Entered by: Egmont
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09:15 Jul 19, 2002
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
Latin term or phrase: Callidus lingua manus strenuus
no idea
rick
skil(l)ful /clever tongue , vigourous hand
Explanation:
Straightforward translation.

Family motto as well?

HTH,

Serge L.
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Serge L
Local time: 04:21
Grading comment
yes it is my mothers family motto i might have a couple other mottos and i hope you can translate them thank you
-Rick Bence-
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +4skil(l)ful /clever tongue , vigourous handSerge L


  

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15 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
skil(l)ful /clever tongue , vigourous hand


Explanation:
Straightforward translation.

Family motto as well?

HTH,

Serge L.


    10 years of Latin at school and at the university
Serge L
Local time: 04:21
PRO pts in pair: 8
Grading comment
yes it is my mothers family motto i might have a couple other mottos and i hope you can translate them thank you
-Rick Bence-

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Antoinette Verburg: shouldn't that be 'callidA' and 'strenuA' then? ('lingua' and 'manus' are both female)
15 mins
  -> Yep, but it's not the first time that strange constructions appear in this language pair...

agree  Luz Dumanowsky
2 hrs
  -> Thanks!

agree  David Wigtil: The Latin grammar is terrible (I agree with "Mirror": callilda lingua, manus strenua), but the English translation is fine.
3 hrs
  -> Thanks!

agree  xxxjerryk
5 hrs
  -> Thanks Jerry!

agree  xxxcmk
225 days
  -> Thanks!
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