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Ars est celare artem

English translation: It is art to conceal art

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23:37 Jan 22, 2002
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Latin term or phrase: Ars est celare artem
I think that it's Latin, but I'm not sure, so can you tell me what 'Ars est celare artem.' means? And if it's not latin, can you tell me what it is?
Kayla
English translation:It is art to conceal art
Explanation:
or: True art is to conceal art

HTH
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4 +6It is art to conceal art
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It is art to conceal art


Explanation:
or: True art is to conceal art

HTH


    Reference: http://www.sacklunch.net/Latin/A/arsestcelareartem.html
    Reference: http://www.geocities.com/latingreeksite/epigrams/ovid.htm
Hans Hereijgers
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Native speaker of: Native in FlemishFlemish
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