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Latin Proverbs

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Have the App-ian Way at Your Fingertips!

Enjoy proverbs from the Old World to the New Testament and beyond in English, Latin, or both languages, right on your iPhone or iPod Touch.

The Latin Proverbs app features:

1,188 proverbs, sayings, and mottoes from ancient to modern times.

Browse proverbs by subjects, authors (90+), or works (125+).

Get a different proverb every time you launch the app. View other proverbs with a swipe of your finger.

Read proverbs in English, Latin, English/Latin, or Latin/English. Change your preference at any time.

Latin contains macrons (long marks).

Proverbs include Classical Latin, Medieval Latin, and Vulgate, too!

Authors include: Julius Caesar, Cicero, Ovid, St. Jerome, St. Augustine, Sir Francis Bacon, Theodore Roosevelt, Vergil, and dozens more.

Selected works include quotations from: the Aeneid, Seneca's Epistles, Ovid's Metamorphoses, the Odes of Horace, Vulgate Latin versions of both Old and New Testaments, and many, many more.

Use the app even if you don't know Latin. Stuck for a toast? Want to write something clever in a greeting card? Interested in reading some of the best one-liners of all time in English AND in Latin? Find the perfect expression in English (with Latin translation) at the right time in seconds with Latin Proverbs.

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