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Latin translation: amnis

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00:07 Jan 30, 2003
English to Latin translations [PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: current
In Ohm's Law Electric Current = Resistance X Voltage. Current is represented as I.
Krista
Latin translation:amnis
Explanation:
maybe this

"amnis -is m. [a stream , river, torrent]; poet., [current, river water]."
[Latin-English Dictionary]

But, as you know, ancient Romans didn't know electricity :-)
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5flurntum electricum -i, n,
Flavio Ferri-Benedetti
2 +3amnis
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amnis


Explanation:
maybe this

"amnis -is m. [a stream , river, torrent]; poet., [current, river water]."
[Latin-English Dictionary]

But, as you know, ancient Romans didn't know electricity :-)

leff
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Chris Rowson: Nice idea! :-)
46 mins

agree  Joseph Brazauskas: Yes, possibly.
53 mins

agree  Flavio Ferri-Benedetti
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8 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
flurntum electricum -i, n,


Explanation:
The funny "fake" Latin neologism from Latinitas Recens, for your fun :) Of course this is NOT the correct answer :)

Flavio


    Latinitas Recens
Flavio Ferri-Benedetti
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