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.

Click here to see Latin phrases.

There are currently 184 phrases.

Marcus fled Greece to find his mother in Rome.


"I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End," says the Lord, "who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty."


With him willing, all will be led.


He feels that his mother was killed.


I love you. Do you love me?


Anyone will like a house covered with ivy.


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


I hope that Latin never dies!


Eucleides says that school is the best.


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


We will give nonexistent money to him since that man is greedy.


Do you see the large mountains, King?


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


When Claudius and Cato were consuls, the pursuing Gallians being led by Vercingetorix were repulsed by the Roman soldiers, with Caeser leading.


I only buy the best food for my family.


I am and will always be the angriest of all people to exist!


I am asking him to purchase a ship.


His mother having been killed, he returned home.


He bought flowers in order to please her.


My day was good. My day was bad. This day was the worst. This day was the best.


Did anyone trust the words of the senator today?


The power having been seized by the son, the father lived near the city center without a care.


I buy the best food for my family.


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


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


Death cannot hold He who is God.


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


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


The farmers are happy on a good year.


The mother asked her children not to run in the garden.


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


Don't die!


My father likes to read many books.


I cannot hear you.


"How are you?" said Jack. "I am well," Celia said to him.


I am a farmer.


Call your faithful husband today, my mother.


Her heart was more broken than his (heart).


Jane has three dogs to whom she gives much care.


Lucius gave bigger kisses to the most delightful girl.


My wife was carried by me across the threshold of the house.


Sally had been heard quite clearly by her husband Seth, but Seth will never be heard by his wife.


We will do great favors for him after his labor.


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.


What is there to fear than fear itself?


Knowledge can kill the strongest of men.


Cicero will speak in two hours.


Fabius led his horses home lest they become frightened by the storm.


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


They sailed the worst river.


Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License