Romanising names

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Romanising names

Post by Scribo » Wed Oct 15, 2008 12:56 pm

How does one go about doing this? particularly for obviously foreign last names?

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Post by vir litterarum » Wed Oct 15, 2008 7:00 pm

See Nash-Williams "Advanced Level Latin Prose" for a fairly detailed discussion of the different ways in which names can be translated into Latin.

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Post by Lucus Eques » Thu Oct 16, 2008 6:06 pm

Which names, Scribo?
L. Amadeus Ranierius

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