Fautoritas Linguae Latinae Fautoritas Culturarum Classicarum

Ut sequaris o-eheu in Tumblr Preme ut me sequaris!

O, Eheu!

Jul
29

interretialia:


SI CRUSTUM MALIFERUM FACERE EX PRINCIPIO VIS,UNIVERSUM INVENIRE PRIMUM DEBES.

If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch,You must first invent the universe.

interretialia:

SI CRUSTUM MALIFERUM FACERE EX PRINCIPIO VIS,
UNIVERSUM INVENIRE PRIMUM DEBES.

If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch,
You must first invent the universe.

(via interretialia)

Jul
29

interretialia:

lana-loves-lingua-latina:

the ironic thing is that i know latin grammar better than i know english grammar

Hahahae! Not a surprise!

Jul
29

interretialia:

yolo-are-avi-atum:

Vocabularia hodierna – zāplūtus, -a, -um “very rich”
I plugged in “z” to my Latin dictionary on my phone and this came up.  What a fun, new word!

That is a fun word! It comprises:
ζά [za], preposition & prefix, “very” (like Zapus)
πλοῦτος [plūtos], noun, “wealth” (like Pluto, Πλούτων)

interretialia:

yolo-are-avi-atum:

Vocabularia hodierna – zāplūtus, -a, -um “very rich”

I plugged in “z” to my Latin dictionary on my phone and this came up.  What a fun, new word!

That is a fun word! It comprises:

  • ζά [za], preposition & prefix, “very” (like Zapus)
  • πλοτος [plūtos], noun, “wealth” (like Pluto, Πλοτων)

Jul
29

Nova Derivativa Verba Latina / New Latin Derivatives

interretialia:

certaminare -o -avi -atum “to certamen”
  [certamen “certamen” + -are 1st-conjugation ending]
  [certamin- “certamen” + -a-] stems
  [certamina-] new stem
  [certaminare] present infinitive

Jul
28

Discite iustitiam. (Learn justice.)

(From the Two-Word Proverbs Reference Page at the Bestiaria Latina Blog.)

(Source: interretialia)

Jul
28

interretialia:

lana-loves-lingua-latina:

daily reminder to correct someone’s latin today

Bonum consilium!

Jul
28

Nova Iuncta Verba Latina / New Latin Compounds

o-eheu:

interretialia:

Beniaminus looks almost as if it is really…

beniaminus -i m. “one who is well loved”
[bene “well” + amare “to love” + -inus nounal suffix]
[bene + ama- + -ino-] adverb and stems
[bene + am- + -ino-] a disappears before i
[bene + amino-]…

Jul
28

interretialia:

lana-loves-lingua-latina:

i don’t know who augustus is
yolo

Ille qui illud fecit erat. He’s the guy who did that thing.

Jul
28

Nova Derivativa Verba Latina / New Latin Derivatives

interretialia:

pittifaciatus -a -um “having a pizza face”
  [pitta “pizza” + facies “face” + -atus “provided with”]
  [pitta- + facie- + -ato-] stems
  [pitta- + faci- + -ato-] e disappears before a
  [pitta- + faciato-] stem and new stem
  [pitti- + faciato-] a becomes Connecting Vowel i
  [pittifaciato-] new stem
  [pittifaciatus] nominative singular

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(Fons Imaginis.)

Jul
28

Nova Derivativa Verba Latina / New Latin Derivatives

interretialia:

geococcygilatranticus -a -um “of the Road Runner and the Coyote”
  [Geococcyx californianus “Road Runner” + Canis latrans “Coyote” + -icus adjectival suffix]
  [Geococcyg- (californiano-) + (Can-) latrant- + -ico-] stems
  [Geococcygi- + latrant- + -ico-] with Connecting Vowel i
  [geococcygilatrant- + -ico-] new stem and stem
  [geococcygilatrantico-] new stem
  [geococcygilatranticus] nominative singular

Ergo: Lingua Latina Geococcygilatrantica, Road Runner/Coyote Latin.

(Fons Imaginis.)