Fautoritas Linguae Latinae Fautoritas Culturarum Classicarum

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

O, Eheu!

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.)

Jul
28

interretialia:

nathanielthecurious:

I know how to spell tagamemnon, sed digiti nesciunt.

O vae tibi!

Jul
28

interretialia:

thoodleoo:

triumvirate2014:

interretialia:

thoodleoo:

yolo-are-avi-atum:

classicsenthusiast:

Introducing “Nice Guy” Catullus, Sassmaster Martial, and the ever-formal Homer

#can someone photoshop a fedora onto catullus?

your wish is my command

di immortales it’s beautiful, gratias tibi!

#nonomnesviri

Bene!

Someone needs to make a stereotypical hipster with acoustic guitar for Homer. “Anyway, here’s the Iliad” ~O

ask and ye shall receive:

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Optime!

Jul
28

Avox

interretialia:

sammierie:

Without voice - vox is Latin for voice.

Oh, the things I learn in French class.

Heus,

That is an interesting word. It is not a Classical Latin word, and it might be a relatively recent neologism. Moreover, I should give you a warning about its formation. The a- is a…

Jul
28

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)