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16:42 Oct 24, 2001
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
Latin term or phrase: eta sigma phi beta
eta sigma phi beta
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4classics honors fraternityxxxAbu Amaal
4Greek lettersChristopher Gierig
4not Latin, but GreekSerge L


  

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not Latin, but Greek


Explanation:
the equivalents of these letters are è (pronounced i as in bit in modern Greek), s, ph and B.


HTH,

Serge L.


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Greek letters


Explanation:
These are the names of some Greek letters of the alphabet. Their pronunciation is equivalent to the first sound in the word.

eta - A (late)
sigma - s
phi - f
beta - b

These names for Greek letters are used for the names of fraternities.


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classics honors fraternity


Explanation:
eta sigma phi
is the national classics honors fraternity (Latin and Greek)

You may be referring to the Beta chapter of this fraternity; see the ref.



    Reference: http://classics.furman.edu/honor_societies.shtml
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