From Latin to English - Can You Do It?
Sound mind Straight mind Shining mind Strong mind Choose the closest translation to the Latin phrase above. Love conquers all Love conquers hate Love is holy Love conquers nothing Choose the closest translation to the Latin phrase above.
Do You Know These Latin Phrases?
While Latin is considered a dead language, not in use in any real capacity, it's still considered by many to be one of the most beautiful and even philosophical languages ever spoken. Indeed, many phrases are still used today, because they are just so elegant and lovely to hear.
How Many Latin Words Do You Know?
Choose the English translation of the Latin word above: Hat Window Fence Celebration Choose the English translation of the Latin word above: Smooth Gentle Sewer Mouse Choose the English translation of the Latin word above: Death War More Smores Choose the English translation of the Latin word above:
Where Did These English Words Come From?
From the Latin word for Belly. Latin Old French Germanic Hindi From what language does this English word originate from? From the Hindi word 'Chita' - Variegated (exhibiting different colors). Latin Finnish Greek Hindi From what language does this English word originate from?
Can You Sort Out These Greek Roots?
English is a language that has borrowed heavily from other languages, such as Latin, German and Old French. So it is of little surprise that Greek also plays its fair share. Do you know what these Greek roots in English originally meant?
Can You Identify the Language From a Lone Sentence? (Part II)
Latin Spanish Portuguese Italian Which language is this sentence in? Polish Ukrainian Russian Dutch Which language is this sentence in? Dutch German Albanian Turkish Which language is this sentence in? Amharic Arabic Hindi Farsi Which language is this sentence in?
Which Language IS IT?
Latin Greek Spanish Portguese Which language is this? French Italian Bulgarian Spanish Which language is this? Polish Czech Finnish Estonian Which language is this? German Dutch Bulgarian Swedish Which language is this? Spanish Portuguese Italian French Which language is this?
Can You Identify the Language From a Lone Sentence?
Spanish Portuguese Italian Latin Choose the language you think the sentence is in. Italian Spanish Portuguese Dutch Choose the language you think the sentence is in. Russian Ukrainian Latin Latvian Choose the language you think the sentence is in.
How Much Do You Know About English?
Latin Semitic Romantic Germanic What is the most commonly used letter in the English language? In fact, as many as one in eight of all the letters written in English is ‘e’.
We Generally Need Some Trivia in Life...
Slovakia Bosnia Albania Romania What chemical element's symbol derives from the Latin word aurum, meaning 'shining dawn'? Gold Silver Brass Tin In medicine, carditis is the inflammation of which organ of the human body? Heart Chest muscles Liver Kidney Not Your Best, Try Again?
Can You Find the Word For This Definition?
Timorous Cacophonous Strident Torpid Pick the Latin phrase that fits this definition. Ipso Facto Carpe Vinum Ars longa, vita brevis Finis coronat opus Pick the word that fits this definition. Hypermnesia Hypomnesia Hypertension Hypocognition The Search for Meaning Continues...
Where Should You Go for Inspiration?
Far from Europe, the central hub for arts in Latin America, Buenos Aires, is bound to completely blow you away. Gritty, vibrant and lively, this city is a theater and arts hotspot, simply bursting with creativity that will inspire anyone looking for a new spring in their step.
Can You Solve 15 General Knowledge Questions?
The 3 graces (sometimes there are 7) are goddesses who represented the more intellectual pleasures of life Aglaia, Euphrosyne and Thalia Aglaia, Hecata and Hera Aglaia, Euphrosyne and Cassandra Briseis, Hecata and Cassandra What is the Latin word for “seasickness”, now commonly used to describe any feeling
How Much Do You Know About Christmas? Find Out Here!
Spanish Italian Greek Latin Where will you find Lapland? Finland Iceland Antarctica Siberia Bah Humbug! Bah Humbug! It seems like you're not the most enthusiastic persons when it comes to Christmas!
What Do You Know About Medieval Times?
Latin Greek French German Why did the Muslims want the Holy Lands? It was where Muhammed is said to have ascended to heaven to speak directly with God. Muslims wanted to keep Christians out of their empire. Muslim religious officials felt that Christ was a false prophet.
How Much Spanish Do You Know?
It is a romance language, a Latin-based language, and is very similar to English, although it has different roots. How much of this beautiful language do you know? Take our test! How do you say "Spain" in Spanish? Espania Spanio Spainyard Fiesta How do you say "Happy birthday" in Spanish?
How Much Do You Know About Russia?
Reverse-Latin Cyrillic Hyroglphics Semitic What is the food that is eaten with almost every meal in Russia? Meat Bread Black Caviar Mayo Which of these mountain ranges is in Russia?
Which "Fact" is a FAKE?
The word aquarium means “watering place for cattle” in Latin The Terminator script was sold for $1 One of the rings of Saturn is almost pure silver dust Which Fact is FALSE?
English Quiz: Complete the Proverb!
"Fortis Fortuna Adiuvat." was the original phrase in latin. "...the bold." "...the brave." "...the poor." "...the pure." "A drowning man..."
Take Our International Women's Day Quiz!
Latin Greek Old French Germanic Golda Meir was the first (and last) female prime minister of which country? Golda Meir was voted into office on March 17th, 1969 Israel Spain Estonia Norway Jane Goodall is a scientist who became famous for her work with...
The Ultimate New Testament Brain Teasers
Greek Hebrew Latin Aramaic Jesus gave to Simon the nickname Peter (or Cephas). What does Peter mean? Jesus said to Simon (Matt. 16:18): “That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.”
Are You Good At Phrases? Find Out In This Quiz
This phrase has been attributed to the great Benjamin Franklin, who some believe to have translated the phrase from the Latin: ‘qui cum canibus concumbunt cum pulicibus surgent’. Many believe Seneca wrote the original, but there is no positive evidence of this.
What Do You Know About Viruses?
True False The word VIRUS comes from the Latin word for... It also means slimy liquid Invisible animal Poison Intruder Enemy Are viruses alive?
Can You Guess What These Words Used to Mean?
Aficionado has the common latin root with the word ‘affection’ and it comes from Spanish. So, it was first used to refer to those who like bullfighting. Centuries later, this word shifted to meaning an expert, how nice and optimistic!