Latin Proverbs, Mottoes, Phrases, and Words: Group P
(classical-language maxims, slogans, adages, proverbs, and words of wisdom that can still capture our modern imagination)
Expressions of general truths: Latin to English maxims, proverbs, and mottoes
Word entries are from Latin unless otherwise indicated.
A pharmaceutical instruction for the administration of medicine.
It means, "proxy vote, by authorization." In some situations, it is also expressed as per procuratorem.
Motto of Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
In itself, as such, intrinsically.
Motto of Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Motto on The Exeter Clock in Exeter, England.
Motto on the seal of the State of Virginia, USA.
A motto of perseverance and steadfastness.
Although normally of diplomatic usage, persona non grata may be used in any situation which expresses the undesirability of someone.
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Motto of New York University, New York, New York. USA.
Motto of Bob Jones University, Greenville, South Carolina, USA.