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04:12 Jul 26, 2001
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
Latin term or phrase: nec amici desere causam
I was asked to translate this by a friend but I have no idea where it's from
Laura
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Summary of answers provided
nanever abandon a friend's cause
CLS Lexi-tech
naAgree with explanationslavist
nanever desert your friend
Francesco D'Alessandro


  

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29 mins
never desert your friend


Explanation:
you should never leave a friend in trouble

you should never let a friend in need of your support

there are so many way to translate this verse from Ovidius' poem "Tristia" (The Most Sad Things"

Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 11:20
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 11
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3 days 2 hrs
Agree with explanation


Explanation:
More contempor. sound wil be
Do not let a friend in trouble.
Perhaps.
You say a friend have told you that phrase?


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slavist
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17 days
never abandon a friend's cause


Explanation:
I think that "causam" should be translated

regards
paola


CLS Lexi-tech
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PRO pts in pair: 16
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