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Latinisms Alfonso


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Latinisms Alfonso

  1. 1. Latinisms and latin phrases Alfonso Sanchez Ordoñez
  2. 2. Da mihi factum, dabo tibi ius <ul><li>Give me the fact(s), I'll give you the law </li></ul><ul><li>Also: Da mihi facta, dabo tibi ius; legal principle based on Roman law; parties should present the facts of a case while the judge rules on the law. Related to iura novit curia (the court knows the law). </li></ul>
  3. 3. Gloria filiorum patres <ul><li>The glory of sons is their fathers ( Proverbs17:6) </li></ul><ul><li>Motto of Eltham College. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Obit anus, abit onus <ul><li>he old woman dies, the burden is lifted </li></ul><ul><li>Arthur Schopenhauer </li></ul>
  5. 5. obscuris vera involvens <ul><li>the truth being enveloped by obscure things </li></ul><ul><li>from Virgil </li></ul>
  6. 6. a Deucalione <ul><li>since Deucalion </li></ul><ul><li>A long time ago. From Gaius Lucilius (Satires, 6, 284) </li></ul>