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by kearneyb
Fri Mar 11, 2011 12:43 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Help with a latin motto
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Re: Help with a latin motto

Thanks. That was pretty much my conclusion, but I wanted a second opinion just in case I missed something.
by kearneyb
Thu Mar 10, 2011 8:44 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Help with a latin motto
Replies: 6
Views: 3279

Re: Help with a latin motto

P.S., would it be OK to use "Resolute against oppression" in place of "Persist against oppressions"?
by kearneyb
Thu Mar 10, 2011 8:34 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Help with a latin motto
Replies: 6
Views: 3279

Re: Help with a latin motto

Thank you all. It would appear that for use as a motto, the imperative would be the most appropriate.
by kearneyb
Mon Mar 07, 2011 11:15 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: Help with a latin motto
Replies: 6
Views: 3279

Help with a latin motto

I'm looking for help in trying to determine the most grammatically correct version of a motto used in a 16th Century Scottish coat of arms and the most appropriate translation. Three forms of the motto exist: Obdurandum adversus urgentia Obduram adversus urgentia and Obdura adversus urgentia. The or...
by kearneyb
Mon Mar 07, 2011 10:41 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: New Members Introduction Thread (New Users Post Here!)
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Re: New Members Introduction Thread (New Users Post Here!)

Hello. My name is Kearney Bothwell and I am an amateur historian/genealogist researching all things related to the Bothwell surname. I'm looking for help with several versions of the motto associated with different members of the Bothwell families of Edinburgh and Canongate in the 16th century and n...