from the dust to the stars

14:29 Nov 20, 2008
English to Latin translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Astronomy & Space
English term or phrase: from the dust to the stars
I need this sentence translated into latin as accurately as possible please
elena gallo

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5 +1ex pulvere ad astra
Joseph Brazauskas



10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
ex pulvere ad astra

Or 'ex pulvere ad stellas'. Both are literal translations, but 'stellas' is a bit more prosaic.

Joseph Brazauskas
United States
Local time: 09:28
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agree  Luis Antonio de Larrauri: Perfect. As in "per aspera ad astra"
56 mins
  -> Thank you, Luis.
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