The Force

Latin translation: Vis / Vigor / Fortitudo...

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08:57 Aug 23, 2001
English to Latin translations [Non-PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: The Force
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Seb,
Latin translation:Vis / Vigor / Fortitudo...
Explanation:
Dear Seb,

the general "force" in the sense of strenght is vis or vigor (or fortitudo).

Though, if it refers to MENTAL or INTELLECTUAL force, please say "vis ingenii". Vis is generally violent, corporal strenght.

Hope it helps :)

Flavio
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Flavio Ferri-Benedetti
Spain
Local time: 18:20
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Thanx Flavio,

As you may notice by all my strange
questions, I am doing a small projest.

Thanx again,

Seb
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naVis / Vigor / Fortitudo...
Flavio Ferri-Benedetti
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7 mins
vis


Explanation:
vis (f) = force, energy in action

:)

alz
Croatia
Local time: 18:20
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 8
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Vis / Vigor / Fortitudo...


Explanation:
Dear Seb,

the general "force" in the sense of strenght is vis or vigor (or fortitudo).

Though, if it refers to MENTAL or INTELLECTUAL force, please say "vis ingenii". Vis is generally violent, corporal strenght.

Hope it helps :)

Flavio


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Flavio Ferri-Benedetti
Spain
Local time: 18:20
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 190
Grading comment
Thanx Flavio,

As you may notice by all my strange
questions, I am doing a small projest.

Thanx again,

Seb
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