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
I'm sorry
Happy fault
Take it or leave it

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

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Ad hoc
At the man
For example
To this

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Bone fide
Good luck
Good faith
Good riddance

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

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Corpus
Blood
Cross
Body

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Cum laude
With money
With pride
With honor

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Ex libris
Liberty
Faith
From the books

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Homo sapien
Without man
Homosexual
Human

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In vitro
With water
Vitamins
In glass

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In toto
Total
Incomplete
Dog

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Magnum opus
Great work
Total wreck
Transformative

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

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Per diem
Per month
Per day
Per year

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Pro bono
U2 fan
For free
For the love of God

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

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

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Veto
I support
I second the motion
I forbid
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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!