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 181 phrases.

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


I will not grow to be much bigger.


Marcus is always losing money.


Anyone will like a house covered with ivy.


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


Will love escape me, or will I escape love?


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


David said that he had secretly gone with Sylvia to the temple because he had wanted to marry her.


In one month, I will ask Janet, "Did you cook the cow for two or three hours?"


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


They sailed the worst river.


Cicero was ignorant of the ambush at that time.


He was closing the temple for two months.


Who are you?


Gaius likes the prettiest girls in school.


She will see how great the strength of their words had been.


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


He bought flowers in order to please her.


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


I am a farmer.


I only buy the best food for my family.


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


Brutus will kill Caesar within this year.


I love you. Do you love me?


I came to serve, not to be served.


She saw herself.


Happy Birthday!


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


Have a wonderful and pleasant day!


Lucius gave bigger kisses to the most delightful girl.


Rufus is a Roman boy, and Julia is a Roman girl.


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


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


You are much kinder than my cruel sister whose anger is the greatest of all my family.


It is allowed for you to cry at funerals.


The good man gave his beautiful wife a kiss, and with much love, he said, "I love you with all my heart."


Grain will be given to the poor citizens in the city center.


Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.


I heard that Cornelia was going to the shop; however, I also heard that her friend had already bought the shoes that she was searching for.


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.


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


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


I hear that you were wandering in the garden.


Death cannot hold He who is God.


What will you buy?


I know that Cornelius is a Roman senator.


I buy the best food for my family.


The queen offered the world to the soldiers.


Marcus fled Greece to find his mother in Rome.


Give the money to me!


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