|because of you, your land never pleads for showers, nor does its parched grass pray to Jove for rain (Tibullus, in reference to the Nile River)||te propter nullos tellus tua postulat imbres, arida nec pluvio supplicat herba Jovi|
|(dat.) me, give ME land, lots of land||mihi|
|a lengthy and momentous letter came from Capri (Juvenal, in reference to Emperor Tiberias’ missive from his residence at Capri condemning Sejanus in 31 CE; also rendered derisively as “a grand and wordy letter from Capri”)||verbosa ac grandis epistola venit a Capreis|
|a Manlian (i.e., a harsh and severe sentence; a reference to Titus Manlius, who ordered his son to be scourged and beheaded for defying his orders)||manliana|
|a snake concealed in the grass||anguis in herba latet|
|A snake in the grass. A treacherous person. (Vergil)||Anguis in herba|
|a snake lies hid in the grass (Virgil)||latet anguis in herba|
|A snake lies in the grass. (Vergil)||Latet anguis in herba|
|a temple or church with the land around it||fanum|
|alas!, three whole days! (Terence, a reference to the separation of lovers)||heu!, totum triduum!|
|all things are full of Jove||Jovis omnia plena|
|all things are full of the god Jove (Virgil)||sunt Jovis omnia plena|
|an ancient land, powerful in arms and in the fertility of its soil (Virgil, of Italy)||terra antiqua, potens armis atque ubere glebæ|
|an unknown land or region||terra incognita|
|and Apollo hears when called upon (a reference to poetic inspiration) (Virgil)||auditque vocatus Apollo|
|and what each man feared for himself was easily borne, when it was turned to the destruction of a single wretch! (Virgil, in reference to casting lots to sacrifice one of a number of people)||et quæ sibi quisque timebat unius in miseri exitium conversa tulere|
|Athanasius against the world (a reference to the stand made by St. Athanasius against heresy in the early fourth century CE)||Athanasius contra mundum|
|Beaked tasselweed, Widgeon grass, Ditchgrass, Tassel pondweed||Ruppia maritima L.|
|Beard-grass||Dichantium (Andropogon) ischaemum (L.) Robert|
|Beard-grass||Polypogon monspeliensis Desf.|
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