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07:05 Nov 11, 2001
English to Latin translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
English term or phrase: for the benefit of the world
its used on the coat of arms
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1PRO MUNDO
flaviofbg
4pro bono mundiSandra Schlatter
4pro bono gentium/pro bono omnium
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pro bono gentium/pro bono omnium


Explanation:
pro bono = for the good, it is also the expression used in English when somebody is offering one's services for free
I have taken some liberty with "world"
gentium = of mankind, of every people
omnium = of all

you can select the expression that is most appropriate to your context

paola l m



CLS Lexi-tech
Local time: 12:05
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PRO pts in pair: 8
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pro bono mundi


Explanation:
my old Latin teacher would probably cringe, but this is my best bet... :-)

Sandra Schlatter
Local time: 17:05
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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PRO MUNDO


Explanation:
Why not :)

The shortest and simple, in my humble opinion --- ablative construction.

Flavio


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flaviofbg
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Local time: 18:05
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