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Quidquid latine dictum, altum videtur

English translation: Whatever is said in Latin sounds profound

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Latin term or phrase:Quidquid latine dictum, altum videtur
English translation:Whatever is said in Latin sounds profound
Entered by: Fuad Yahya
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15:38 Jul 12, 2001
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Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
Latin term or phrase: Quidquid latine dictum, altum videtur
there is not a thought in my mind of what this mean, and I dont know what language it is. Please write me even if you ddont know it
catherine
Whatever is said in Latin sounds profound
Explanation:
It is Latin for “Whatever is said in Latin sounds profound.”

Fuad
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na +2Whatever is said in Latin sounds profoundFuad Yahya
naQuidquid latine dictum sit, altum (or 'profundum') viditur
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Whatever is said in Latin sounds profound


Explanation:
It is Latin for “Whatever is said in Latin sounds profound.”

Fuad



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Fuad Yahya
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Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum (or 'profundum') viditur


Explanation:
= full sentence/proverb

Anything (Whatever is) said in Latin sounds profound.

Again, many references at www.google.com

HTH




Evert DELOOF-SYS
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