Saturday, February 20, 2016

Learning Latin with Pope Francis - February 17, 2016 - 2

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February 17, 2016 



Literal translation of the Latin: I give back thanks to Mexico and to all Mexicans. May the Lord and the Virgin of Guadalupe accompany us perpetually.

Here's how the Latin works:


Latin
English
Parsing
Grammar Points
Mexico
to Mexico
dat. sing.
Mexicum, Mexici
gratias
thanks
acc. pl.
gratia, gratiae
refero
I give back
1st pers. sing. pres. act. ind.
referō, referre, rettulī, relātus
cunctisque
and to all
dat. pl.
cunctus, cuncta, cunctum, enclitic -que
Mexicanis.
(to) Mexicans
dat. pl.
Mexicanus, Mexicana, Mexicanum
Dominus
The Lord
nom. sing.
Dominus, Domini
et
and

conj.
Guadalupensis
of Guadalupe
gen. sing.
Guadalupe, Guadalupensis
Virgo
The Virgin
nom. sing.
Virgo, Virginis
nos
us
acc. pl.
nos, nostrum
perpetim


adv.
comitentur
may (they) accompany
3rd pers. pl. pres. act. subj.
comitor, comitārī, comitātus sum



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