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Don't let the bastards get you down!

Latin translation: Nil Illegitimi Carborundum

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English term or phrase:Don't let the bastards get you down!
Latin translation:Nil Illegitimi Carborundum
Entered by: Kemal Mustajbegovic
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17:01 Nov 18, 2001
English to Latin translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: Don't let the bastards get you down!
Saw it in a book once and I have forgotten it now.
Carolyn Clark
Nil Illegitimi Carborundum
Explanation:
We had that not long time ago.

Cheers!
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Kemal Mustajbegovic
Local time: 18:57
Grading comment
thanks. I don't know latin, so I am trusting this is correct! The version I saw a long time ago was in "The Handmaid's Tale," a book by Margaret Atwood.

Cheers to you, too!
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5 +1Nil Illegitimi Carborundum
Kemal Mustajbegovic


  

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Nil Illegitimi Carborundum


Explanation:
We had that not long time ago.

Cheers!

Kemal Mustajbegovic
Local time: 18:57
Native speaker of: Croatian
Grading comment
thanks. I don't know latin, so I am trusting this is correct! The version I saw a long time ago was in "The Handmaid's Tale," a book by Margaret Atwood.

Cheers to you, too!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  flaviofbg: People should use our glossary more often :)
5 hrs
  -> Thanx! Agree.
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