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Postby IamJacksUsername » Thu Sep 09, 2004 11:56 am

Hi all,

Could someone please translate the phrase "Dreamwalker" into Latin. It will be used in the context of a name if that helps.

Thank you in advance for your help.
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Postby whiteoctave » Thu Sep 09, 2004 12:42 pm

do you mean a somnambulator, i.e. one who literally walks when dreaming, or someone who, in a more abstract sense, wanders the world of dreams? (somnambulator is a latin compound word, though unattested in classical literature.)

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Postby IamJacksUsername » Thu Sep 09, 2004 12:46 pm

Sorry.

Yes the more abstract version. Some who walks in dreams.
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Postby whiteoctave » Thu Sep 09, 2004 12:56 pm

somniorum errator, or errator somnurnus would, I think, capture the sentiment.

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Postby IamJacksUsername » Thu Sep 09, 2004 1:00 pm

Ok.

Can i bother you one more time.

What about Dreamweaver. As in one who creates dreams.

Thanks very much.
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Postby whiteoctave » Thu Sep 09, 2004 1:32 pm

replace errator for textor in either.

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