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Dum spiro, spero. Dum vivimus vivamus.

English translation: While I Breath I Hope, Let us live while we live...

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18:58 Feb 15, 2005
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Latin term or phrase: Dum spiro, spero. Dum vivimus vivamus.
A subject put this quote at the end of a letter.
Carl
English translation:While I Breath I Hope, Let us live while we live...
Explanation:
Dum vivimus vivamus....While we are living,
let us live life - to the full.
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&rls=GGLD,GGLD:2005-06...

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Note added at 6 mins (2005-02-15 19:04:43 GMT)
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http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&rls=GGLD,GGLD:2005-06...
While there is life there is hope Dum vivimus, vivamus - While we live, let us live
(Epicurean philosophy) Dura lex, sed lex - The law is harsh, but it is ...
http://www.yuni.com/library/latin_1.html
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Local time: 15:56
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4 +6While I Breath I Hope, Let us live while we live...
Elena Petelos


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
While I Breath I Hope, Let us live while we live...


Explanation:
Dum vivimus vivamus....While we are living,
let us live life - to the full.
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&rls=GGLD,GGLD:2005-06...

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Note added at 6 mins (2005-02-15 19:04:43 GMT)
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http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&rls=GGLD,GGLD:2005-06...
While there is life there is hope Dum vivimus, vivamus - While we live, let us live
(Epicurean philosophy) Dura lex, sed lex - The law is harsh, but it is ...
http://www.yuni.com/library/latin_1.html

Elena Petelos
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:56
Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kirill Semenov
2 mins
  -> :-))

agree  Elizabeth Rudin: While we live, let us live.
3 mins
  -> :-))

agree  flaviofbg: Yes!
10 mins
  -> Hi Flavio! :-)

agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
56 mins
  -> :Cheers Vikaki!

neutral  Fortiter: As long as I breathe I (can) hope. As long as we live let us live (indeed)!
2 hrs
  -> http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=while :-))..indeed make up your mind :-))

agree  Egmont
23 hrs
  -> :-))

agree  xxxAlfa Trans
2 days16 hrs
  -> :-))
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