Saturday, April 9, 2016

Learning Latin with Pope Francis - April 6, 2016

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April 6, 2016 



Literal translation of the Latin: The Jubilee is celebrated for one year, through which every day we resort to the Mercy of God in order that we all may be holy.

Here's how the Latin works:

Latin
English
Parsing
Grammar Points
Iubilaeum
The Jubilee
acc. sing. masc. noun
Iubilaeus, Iubilaei
unum
One
acc. sing. numeral/adj.
unus, una, unum
annum
Year
acc. sing. masc. noun
annus, anni
celebratur
is celebrated
3rd pers. sing. pres. ind. pass. verb
celebro, celebrare, celebravi, celebratus
per
through

pre. + acc.
quem
which
acc. sing. relative pronoun
qui, quae, quod
misericordia
the Mercy
abl. sing. fem. noun
misericordia, misericordiae
Dei
of God
gen. sing. masc. noun
Deus, Dei
quotidie
every day

adverb
utimur
we resort to (use)
1st pers. pl. pres. ind. deponent verb
utor, uti, usus + abl. obj.
ut
in order that

conjunction
toti
all
nom. pl. masc. demonstrative adj.
totus, tota, totum
simus
we may be
1st pers. pl. pres. act. subj. verb
sum, esse, fui
sancti
holy
nom. pl. masc. adj.
sanctus, sancta, sanctum
 

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