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12:50 May 6, 2001
English to Latin translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: people plan...God laughs
I am making a craft project for my doctor. I would like to include the phrase "people plan...God laughs" in the project. Could someone pleeeeese translate this for me? THANK YOU!
Mchap2046@aol.com
Mary Chapman
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navariant = (sed) Deus ridetCarole Reade-Kentros
naHomo proponit, (sed) Deus disponit.
Vesna Zivcic


  

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Homo proponit, (sed) Deus disponit.


Explanation:
... homo proponit, sed Deus disponit (Man proposes, but God disposes.)

This is the exact wording of the proverb, if you were looking for it.


    Reference: http://www.oxfordtutorials.com/previous_words_of_wisdom.htm
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 15:17
Native speaker of: Croatian

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27 mins
variant = (sed) Deus ridet


Explanation:
However, if you insist on the exact translation (God laughs), then it is :
(sed) Deus ridet =
ridet, 3rd person of the singular, Indicative Present, verb rideo, rides, ridere,
risi, risum = to laugh => he laughs.


    seven years of Latin
Carole Reade-Kentros
Local time: 16:17
PRO pts in pair: 4

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