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Results for: terra, flatus, ignis, aqua Translations: 1 – 30 / 57 Latin English terra, flatus, ignis, aqua earth, air, fire, water a fonte puro pura defluit aqua from a pure spring pure water flows aqua water Aqua fortis Nitric acid aqua profunda est quieta still water runs deep Aqua pura Pure water Aqua vitae Water of life (brandy) est in aqua dulci non invidiosa voluptas there is no small pleasure in sweet water (Ovid) estne Dei sedes nisi terra, et pontus, et aër, et cœlum, et virtus? Superos quid quærimus ultra? Jupiter est, quodcunque vides, quodcunque moveris has God a dwelling other than earth and sea and air and heaven and virtue? Why do we seek the gods beyond? Whatever you see, wherever you go, there is Jupiter (Lucan) FIAT (Flatus Ignis Aqua Terra), or fiat let it be done (air, fire, water, earth) flatus blowing, blast, breathing, arrogance, haughtiness forma flos, fama flatus beauty is a flower, fame is a breath gloria in excelsis Deo, et in terra pax hominibus bonæ voluntatis. Laudamus te, benedicimus te, adoramus te, glorificamus te glory to God in the highest, and peace on earth to men of good will. We praise you, we bless you, we adore you, we glorify you (from the Catholic Mass) hic hæret aqua! here the water stops! (i.e., here is the difficulty!) ignis fire ignis aurum probat, miseria fortes viros fire tests gold, adversity brave men (Seneca) Ignis aurum probat, miseria fortes viros Life is not a bowl of cherries, or, literally, Fire tests gold; adversity tests strong men Ignis fatuus Foolish fire (will-o-the-wisp) ignis fatuus (pl. ignes fatui) a foolish fire (i.e., specious words; a will-o’-the-wisp) ignis gladio non fodiendus the fire should not be stirred by the sword ignis, quo clarior fulsit, citius exstinguitur the more brightly the fire has burnt, the sooner it is extinguished (Seneca) in aqua scribis you are writing in water (i.e., it is without effect) ingrato homine terra pejus nil creat the earth does not produce anything worse than an ungrateful man (Ausonius) jamque opus exegi quod nec Jovis ira, nec ignis, nec poterit ferrum, nec edax abolere vetustas I have now completed a work that neither the wrath of Jove, nor fire, nor sword, nor the consuming tooth of time, shall be able to destroy (Ovid, meant as irony) jubilate Deo, omnis terra; servite Domino in lætitia sing joyfully to God, all the earth; serve the Lord with gladness (Psalm 99:2) levis sit tibi terra may the earth lie light upon you (a tombstone inscription) magnus sine viribus ignis incassum furit a great fire, unless you feed it, spends its rage in vain (Virgil) mihi terra, lacusque the land and the waters are mine mulier cupido quod dicit amanti, in vento et rapida scribere oportet aqua what a woman says to an ardent lover ought to be written on the winds and in the swiftly flowing water (Catullus) Mulier cupido quod dicit amanti, In vento et rapida scribere oportet aqua What a woman says to her fond lover should be written on air or the swift water. --- Catullus [Gaius Valerius Catullus]
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