English Phrases

Here is a list of some phrases in English with their Latin equivalents meant to showcase how the English sentence looks like in Latin.

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There are currently 185 phrases.

The farmers are happy on a good year.

It is bad to love money, but it is good to give it.

What is there to fear than fear itself?

Seth becomes very sad.

My twelfth dog ran to my seventh cow in three open fields.

This war was a little more difficult than Caesar had warned.

It is necessary for students to study a second language.

I love the song that my friend has made.

Have you persuaded her to marry you?

Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?

Does anyone feel that the senator is covering his crimes?

Jones had started to overpower his enemy, but he quite quickly yielded to him.

Tomorrow, we will conquer the people of Rome by means of our plan, and without delay, we will prepare ourselves for the day!

He sleeps more often than I.

Love is only shown by friendship.

The rich king was given a very comfortable bed by his soldiers today.

I am happier than you, but you are the most famous of us.

He bought flowers in order to please her.

Which officer was in charge of the legion?

I cannot hear you.

Who is the small boy whom the larger, more powerful man is threatening? Does he need help? I will help him before the man hurts him.

Then God said, “Let Us make man in Our image…"

Aurora knows that her friend greatly loves her. Her friend also knows that he is very greatly loved by Aurora.

The queen offered the world to the soldiers.

Give the statue to me, now!

The lucky boy finds the small (virgin) girl next to the beautiful roses.

Cicero will speak in two hours.

I came to serve, not to be served.

Do not tell me who you are; it is better to tell the king your name.

I hope that Latin never dies!

I ran more quickly than her, but Hank ran the most quickly of us.

In Italy, when madness was ruling, several senators marched into ships.

I found my smallest object with my good friend, and I placed it in my shoe so no one can find it.

What are you doing?

Who are you?

Concern wraps around my mind as I sit in my chair.

To realize the mistakes that I have made makes me sad.

The knight offered the flower to the daughter of the king.

While Caesar was alive, Horus did not go to Rome.

His mother having been killed, he returned home.

Lucius gave bigger kisses to the most delightful girl.

The boy and girl had come to the school yesterday.

We ate Mom's excellently cooked food with joy.

We will rejoice all summer.

I did not give the richer girl money.

I will give all the glory of my heart to God who is king.

Flavia fears that Sextus will annoy Davus.

I wish that I could kiss that beautiful girl, but her heart and mind is what truly captures my heart.

We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.

The faithful soldier guarded the powerful king from the bad people.

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