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semper ubi sub ubi

English translation: always wear underwear!

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09:05 Jan 6, 2002
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
Latin term or phrase: semper ubi sub ubi
semper ubi sub ubi
Amanda
English translation:always wear underwear!
Explanation:
It's a joke:

Semper = always
ubi = where
sub = under
ubi = where

If you read them together, it reads (with a slight change in spelling, of course), "always wear underwear".
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Hazel Whiteley
Local time: 07:28
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4 +2always wear underwear!
Hazel Whiteley


  

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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
always wear underwear!


Explanation:
It's a joke:

Semper = always
ubi = where
sub = under
ubi = where

If you read them together, it reads (with a slight change in spelling, of course), "always wear underwear".


    Reference: http://phrases.shu.ac.uk/bulletin_board/4/messages/1192.html
Hazel Whiteley
Local time: 07:28
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 4
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Eva Blanar: not really the Roman classics (+ the second "where" in the answer is of course "wear")
4 hrs
  -> As is the first :)

agree  athena22
23 hrs
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