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non omnis moriar

English translation: I will not die completely

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22:30 Dec 2, 2001
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary / latin,military
Latin term or phrase: non omnis moriar
It is a motto.Military.History from a book.Latin
Russell
English translation:I will not die completely
Explanation:
It is a verse of the Latin poet Horace. He speaks of poetry and says: "I will not die completely, because part of me will live forever in my poems".
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4 +6I will not die completelyRaffaella Cornacchini


  

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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
I will not die completely


Explanation:
It is a verse of the Latin poet Horace. He speaks of poetry and says: "I will not die completely, because part of me will live forever in my poems".
raffa1

Raffaella Cornacchini
Local time: 20:23
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 4
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Graded automatically based on peer agreement. KudoZ.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  athena22: Impressive! It can also be translated "I will/shall not die altogether." Here's a site with more Horace: http://www.geocities.com/latingreeksite/epigrams/horace.htm
27 mins

agree  Sven Petersson
40 mins

agree  Sheila Hardie
2 hrs

agree  flaviofbg: Wonderful!
2 hrs

agree  CLS Lexi-tech: Brava Raffa and what a beautiful line!
8 hrs

agree  Eva Blanar: Non omnis moriar, multaque pars mei, vitabit Libitinam. (Libitina was the goddess of death)
5 days
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