classical Latin

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Noun1.classical Latin - the language of educated people in ancient Rome; "Latin is a language as dead as dead can be. It killed the ancient Romans--and now it's killing me"
Latin - any dialect of the language of ancient Rome
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Summary: California [USA], August 28 (ANI): Language learning app Duolingo has introduced a new language course - Classical Latin, to help you translate ancient scripts, perhaps.
Jodi had to learn how to speak French, German and classical Latin for the film.
For example, classical Latin, it's not really being used here.
Based on Statius' classical Latin Thebaid, they say, it medievalizes the stories of Oedipus and Jocasta; Polynices and Etiocles; Antigone, Creon, and Theseus; and the Siege of Thebes.
This current collaboration, born of Haque and James' shared interest in classical Latin music, has inspired them to select and arrange gems from the Spanish repertoire.
Classical Latin American populism is a concoction of Argentina's late president Juan Domingo Peron, and an indispensable condition for its implantation was generous national revenues.
As Susius's dedications of friendship and pious poetry obfuscate the factional divisions in his social and religious reality, or at least present the world of irenic Christian scholars as an alternative, Paget's rendering of a modern scientific discussion into classical Latin hides the reality that research science was challenging the primacy of classical education.
on August 7, she'll show a set of Spanish Paso doble dances and songs and classical Latin songs of the 40s and 50s.
By about 75 BC it had become standardised into a written language - classical Latin as we know it.
Many other examples may be quoted, but none of them shows any attempt to replace American English with classical Latin in a hypothetical Capitalist International.
Perez's motivation for collecting has been "to have a very good classical Latin American collection that was part of a public collection in Miami," he says.

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