e pluribus unum


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e pluribus unum

(eɪ ˈplʊərɪbʊs ˈuːnʊm)
one out of many: the motto of the USA

e plu•ri•bus u•num

(ɛ ˈplu rɪˌbʊs ˈu nʊm; Eng. ˈi ˈplʊər ə bəs ˈyu nəm)
Latin.
out of many, one (motto of the U.S.).
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Around 60 students of the Foundation Year and the Bachelor of Science programmes as well as staff members participated in this special mathematical activity that may best be illustrated by 'one composed of many', in Latin e pluribus unum. "With this special class, we would like to introduce a new way of geometrical thinking.
Our leaders, including boards of directors, need to be aware of our nation's increasingly diverse peoples, races, religions, and ancestries, so that they can help effect the E pluribus unum our forefathers envisioned.
As I made clear in my article "E Pluribus Unum: Diversity and Community in the Twenty-First Century," immigration brings a host of benefits to the United States, far beyond introducing cultural and gustatory diversity.
What is the meaning of the Latin motto E pluribus unum, found on the Great Seal and coinage of the USA?
Buchanan once stated in an editorial commentary, "The melting pot--language, law and culture--worked to make us one nation and one people." On the Great Seal of the United States, there is emblazoned the motto: "E Pluribus Unum." According to Alan Frederick at Oxford University, "E Pluribus Unum" is Latin for "one out of many," or, "from many, one." Never codified by law, it was considered a de facto motto of the United States until 1956, when Congress passed a resolution adopting "In God We Trust" as the official motto.
I think it can all be summed up in the Latin motto of the United States: e pluribus unum ("out of many, one").
The designs are bold and dramatic, with the traditional inscriptions "E pluribus Unum," "In God We Trust," year of minting or issuance, and the mint mark being moved to the edge to allow for larger images.
The eagle holds a streamer with the Latin motto "E pluribus unum" that means "Out of many, one" and represents the original 13 colonies forming into one nation.
One Out Of Many is another US motto translated from "E Pluribus Unum".
But he was devastated when Tarrant told him the correct answer was "One out of many", from the Latin "E pluribus unum".
The coin will have a designation of the value of the coin, an inscription of the year '2005,' and inscriptions of the words ' Liberty,' 'In God We Trust,' 'United States of America,' and 'E Pluribus Unum.' It also will feature an image of the Iwo Jima monument.