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ut olim ingenii necnon virtutis cultores

English translation: Just as in former times people fostered both their talents and their valor.

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07:53 Aug 11, 2000
Latin to English translations [PRO]
Latin term or phrase: ut olim ingenii necnon virtutis cultores
it was used in a school and we need an accurate translation of the sentence - thank you very much
julie
English translation:Just as in former times people fostered both their talents and their valor.
Explanation:
This is a partial sentence from an ancient poem (it is in dactylic hexameter verse). I don't know the source or author, however.
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na +2Just as in former times people fostered both their talents and their valor.Wigtil
na +1That since a while lovers of talent as well as virtue
Dr Claudio De Marchi


  

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2 days2 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
That since a while lovers of talent as well as virtue


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Dr Claudio De Marchi
Local time: 22:57
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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agree  Egmont
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25 days peer agreement (net): +2
Just as in former times people fostered both their talents and their valor.


Explanation:
This is a partial sentence from an ancient poem (it is in dactylic hexameter verse). I don't know the source or author, however.

Wigtil
PRO pts in pair: 67
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agree  Mariusz Rytel
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agree  verbis
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