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Latin help please

Postby sarit888 » Wed Jul 23, 2014 1:14 pm

Hi
is the Latin translation for rem perdidi is I lost interest?

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Re: Latin help please

Postby bedwere » Thu Jul 24, 2014 12:45 am

I don't think so. I think you rather lost your property (although that might have given you interest :D )

“mihi Chrysalus Perdidit filium, me atque rem omnem Meam,” Plaut. Bacch. 5, 1, 26;
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Re: Latin help please

Postby sarit888 » Thu Jul 24, 2014 5:47 am

I see..
So what is a good Latin translation to " I lost interest"?

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Re: Latin help please

Postby bedwere » Thu Jul 24, 2014 1:03 pm

There are many ways to skin a Latin cat. Maybe

Non jam me delectat.
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