Quiz: Do You Know What These Latin Words Mean In English?

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Carpe diem!

If you know Latin or are familiar with most Latin phrases, then you need to take this quiz and put that knowledge to the test!

 May 18, 2018

1 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Felix culpa
Take it or leave it
Happy fault
I'm sorry

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Carpe diem!
Let's eat
Go forth and prosper
Seize the day

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Ad hoc
To this
For example
At the man

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Bone fide
Good riddance
Good faith
Good luck

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Semper fidelis
Are you sure?
Always faithful
It doesn't matter

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Corpus
Body
Blood
Cross

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Cum laude
With pride
With money
With honor

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Ex libris
Faith
Liberty
From the books

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Homo sapien
Without man
Homosexual
Human

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In vitro
Vitamins
In glass
With water

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In toto
Dog
Total
Incomplete

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Magnum opus
Transformative
Great work
Total wreck

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Non sequiter
Another possibility
Time heals all wounds
It does not follow

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Per diem
Per month
Per year
Per day

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Pro bono
For free
U2 fan
For the love of God

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Quid pro quo
This for that
After the fact
It is within

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Status quo
The way things are
Above all else
The exception to the rule

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Veto
I support
I forbid
I second the motion
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Latin is a classical language used in ancient Rome. Although it's primarily considered a 'dead language,' its presence in scholarship and administration is widely evident. Have you ever heard of the phrase, 'Carpe diem'? Well, that's latin! It means seize the day or seize the opportunity. If you're considering a career in law or politics, you've gotta know latin. Have you ever heard of a President's right to veto a law? Veto is latin for I forbid. During graduation, cum laude and summa cum laude are latin words too! If you're familiar with latin phrases, why don't you put your knowledge to the test with this quiz? Take it now, and see if you can ace it!