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Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum viditur

English translation: Anything in Latin sounds profound.

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Latin term or phrase:Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum viditur
English translation:Anything in Latin sounds profound.
Entered by: Sven Petersson
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08:22 Nov 19, 2001
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Latin term or phrase: Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum viditur
quote
mierin
Anything in Latin sounds profound.
Explanation:
Implicit in answer.
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Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 14:18
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
5 +1Anything in Latin sounds profound.
Sven Petersson


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Anything in Latin sounds profound.


Explanation:
Implicit in answer.


    My geriatric brain.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 14:18
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 18

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  flaviofbg: Good - aber... is a geriatric brain ALWAYS an implicit good reference? ;-)
1 hr
  -> No, it's a tagline meaning: "Here is the answer. I don't have time to dig out any references. I am working on a translation with a deadline that is hard to meet."
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