Femina fida viro femina flenda suo

English translation: A woman faithful to her husband, a woman worth weeping over by him

22:51 Sep 8, 2008
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Anthropology / Grave stone inscription
Latin term or phrase: Femina fida viro femina flenda suo
Fifth line of a grave stone inscription
Pyran (X)
English translation:A woman faithful to her husband, a woman worth weeping over by him
Explanation:
suo = literally 'his/her own', linked to viro 'husband':

"A woman faithful to and worth weeping over by her own husband"
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Stephen C. Farrand
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Local time: 15:11
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5 +2A woman faithful to her husband, a woman worth weeping over by him
Stephen C. Farrand


  

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A woman faithful to her husband, a woman worth weeping over by him


Explanation:
suo = literally 'his/her own', linked to viro 'husband':

"A woman faithful to and worth weeping over by her own husband"

Stephen C. Farrand
United States
Local time: 15:11
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 20
Grading comment
Thank you.

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agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
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