Saturday, August 27, 2016

Learning Latin with Pope Francis - August 27, 2016

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August 27, 2016



Here's a video version with (ecclesiastical) pronunciation:


video



Here's a literal translation of the Latin: May a very strong breeze of holiness blow through the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy in all nations of America.


And here's how the grammar of this Latin tweet works:

Latin
English
Parsing
Grammar Points
Impetuosus
very strong; violent
nom. sing. masc. adj.
impetuosus, impetuosa, impetuosum
spiritus
breeze
nom. sing. masc. noun
spīritus, spīritūs
sanctitatis
of holiness
gen. sing. fem. noun
sanctitas, sanctitatis
perflet
may (it) blow through
3rd pers. sing. prs. act. subj. verb
perflō, perflāre, perflāvī, perflātus
Iubilaeum
the Jubilee
acc. sing. masc. noun
jūbilaeus, jūbilaeī
Extraordinarium
Extraordinary
acc. sing. masc. adj.
extraordinarius, extraordinaria, extraordinarium
Misericordiae
of Mercy
gen. sing. fem. noun
misericordia, misericordiae
omnibus
(in) all
abl. pl. fem adj.
omnis, omne
in
in
Prep.+Abl.; modifies nationibus
Americae
of America
gen. sing. fem. noun
America, Americae
nationibus
(in) nations
abl. pl. fem. noun
natio, nationis
 

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