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agriglyph

A crop circle assumed to be a symbolic message. Latin “ager”=field + Greek “glifi”=carving < “glifein”=to cut out, carve.

Etymology

Olympias and Alexander Exchange Texts on His Paternity (Aulus Gellius, Attic Nights 13.iv)

A transcript of a letter from Alexander to his mother Olympias; and what Olympias wrote back to him.

“In the majority of the records of the deeds of Alexander and rather recently in the book of Marcus Varro, which is called “Orestes” or “On Insanity”, we find that Olympias, the wife of Philipp, most cleverly replied to her son. 235 more words

Latin

Learn to Dance Bachata w/ Rodchata in Burlingame

Simple yet Technical, Systematic & Progressive from the original foundation & structure of Bachata (Dominican)

LEARN THIS DOMINICAN DANCE!

Bachata by Rodney Rodchata Aquino @ Caribbean Gardens… 91 more words

Bachata

Jessica

I have a little pocket note book. In this notebook are quotes, lyrics, and advice that I have gathered over the years. Today I added another quote to the pages of my notebook. 629 more words

Martha

Origin: English, Latin, Biblical

Meaning: lady, mistress

Vincet qui se vincet

Vincit qui se vincit
She conquers who conquers herself.

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Vincit qui omnes se vincit
The owl and the pussy cat winched it
The sea was afrit… 94 more words

Poetry

Learning Latin

Latin is a dead language.  No one speaks it conversationally.

One of my regular readers asked me today the meaning of “COR NOVUS,” the name of this blog.  234 more words

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