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vincit veritas

English translation: truth prevails

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Latin term or phrase:vincit veritas
English translation:truth prevails
Entered by: Brigitte Gendebien
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14:22 Oct 17, 2001
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
Latin term or phrase: vincit veritas
This is the motto for my family crest and shield. My last name is Moore, and I need the translation for a school project. If you could translate that, it would be great. Thank you.
katelyn
Not Gaelic but Latin
Explanation:
The sentence means:

truth wins

vincit: it wins
veritas: thruth

HTH,

Serge L.
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Serge L
Local time: 08:16
Grading comment
Thank you so much!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1Not Gaelic but LatinSerge L


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Not Gaelic but Latin


Explanation:
The sentence means:

truth wins

vincit: it wins
veritas: thruth

HTH,

Serge L.

Serge L
Local time: 08:16
PRO pts in pair: 8
Grading comment
Thank you so much!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Brigitte Gendebien: The motto Vincit veritas means "Truth prevails." (http://www.webincunabula.com/html/english/books/a/alison.htm...
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