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.

Prepare to die!


Although I was absent, my friends at school read through this great book without me.


With the Sword of Great Wisdom, I defeated my most difficult enemy.


It is necessary for students to study a second language.


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


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.


The angry Jack said to his foolish friend, "You are loving that girl, Max? She is a very horrible girl whom you love!"


Brutus will kill Caesar within this year.


The father did not know that Molly has been killed by her boyfriend at her house.


They ask why you cannot go with us.


With her son, Stuart, having been given a kiss by his girlfriend, Julia, the mother knew that her son was growing into a young man.


Do you think that the father ought to read books to his son?


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


We will do great favors for him after his labor.


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


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


This is the eighth day to dine.


Publius is more manly than Paulus.


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


We did not know why he spoke sharply.


Love is only shown by friendship.


The happy girl whom was running toward the fountain doesn't like to sleep very often.


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


I come from the fields.


In 13 days, I will become the ninth dictator of the fifth nation, and I will with honor make peace on behalf of the second council that has twelve people in it.


The father and mother married and had six sons and four daughters.


His mother having been killed, he returned home.


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


We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


With the boy wanting to give the girl some roses, the father endured having been persuaded to allow this.


He feels that his mother was killed.


The queen offered the world to the soldiers.


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


Cicero was ignorant of the ambush at that time.


"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."


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


He bought flowers in order to please her.


I come from the great farms with my loyal friends.


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


Who doesn't like any bird?


Jane has three dogs to whom she gives much care.


Gaius likes the prettiest girls in school.


Call your faithful husband today, my mother.


Can you hear that?


Quintus gave Scintilla a gift so that she would love him.


The mother's third son most courageously saw his rather delightful girlfriend, but he had not told his mother and the very angry mother therefore troubled him viciously.


The Latin Dictionary: Where Latin meets English.


To eat in the inn was a good fortune for the tired travelers.


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