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Homo est similis bullae

English translation: man is like a bubble

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17:32 Aug 21, 2001
Latin to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
Latin term or phrase: Homo est similis bullae
It is a saying from a picture on a CD that I have.I know "homo" is man, but I don't know what the rest means.
Christopher Gierig
United States
Local time: 19:45
English translation:man is like a bubble
Explanation:
Hope my high school latin didn't fail me after 20 years ;-)

Hope this helps

Angela
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Angela Dunskus-Gulick
United States
Local time: 20:45
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Thanks a bunch!
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na +3man is like a bubble
Angela Dunskus-Gulick


  

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3 hrs peer agreement (net): +3
man is like a bubble


Explanation:
Hope my high school latin didn't fail me after 20 years ;-)

Hope this helps

Angela


    too many years of Latin in school
Angela Dunskus-Gulick
United States
Local time: 20:45
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thanks a bunch!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Flavio Ferri-Benedetti: There are *never* TOO MUCH Latin years in school...they should be more :) Congrats, best wishes , FLavio
2 hrs

agree  giogi
4 hrs

agree  Branka Arrivé
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