Sentence Examples


  • He was educated privately and was so precocious a boy as to translate a Latin version of the Battle of the Frogs and Mice into French in 1796, which was published by his father in 1797.
  • The Latin word for "cow" is vacca.
  • We can pull in a Natural from Latin America.
  • Then Latin became somewhat universal, from a Western viewpoint, as Rome's reach spread.
  • The crowds of men who merely spoke the Greek and Latin tongues in the Middle Ages were not entitled by the accident of birth to read the works of genius written in those languages; for these were not written in that Greek or Latin which they knew, but in the select language of literature.