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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I think it can all be summed up in the Latin motto of the United States: e pluribus unum ("out of many, one").
Both the Jefferson nickel and Buffalo nickel designs are entirely indigenous, with only the barest nod to another culture in the motto E Pluribus Unum (from many--one).
In an impressive use of multimedia by Brian Nishii/Westwell Productions, a stream of video images projected onto a dancer's pregnant belly reminded us all the potential e pluribus unum holds for a fractured world.
These three simple words are even more fundamental to the pursuit of happiness than e pluribus unum.
The racial contradiction mocking American claims of e pluribus unum remains.
But each state government also has its own systems to examine, and, under the principle of e pluribus unum, state auditors have banded together to determine how serious the problem is for them.
James Banks, director of the Center for Multicultural Education at the University of Washington, Seattle, suggests that multiculturalism offers a new way of viewing E Pluribus Unum.
It climbed the flagless pole on the Green & shouted, itself amast recited from the dollar e pluribus unum e pluribus unum.
Four Alaska deposits that can be classified in one or more of the three refractory types mentioned above are Crow Creek, Haines Road Cut, Fern mine, and E Pluribus Unum.