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    If so, please would you translate the 4 words on my avatar picture...

    I know what it is meant to say, but not knowing Latin personally I am reliant on others and Google.
  2. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    03 Jan '20 22:59
    @paul-a-roberts said
    If so, please would you translate the 4 words on my avatar picture...

    I know what it is meant to say, but not knowing Latin personally I am reliant on others and Google.
    It's difficult to read the letters without a magnifying glass. Can you spell the words?
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    @handyandy said
    It's difficult to read the letters without a magnifying glass. Can you spell the words?
    Sorry, of course:

    Honos
    Potestas
    Praesidium
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    @paul-a-roberts said
    Sorry, of course:

    Honos
    Potestas
    Praesidium
    Honor
    Power
    Protection

    Didn't you say there were four words?
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    @Suzianne

    The upper word could be virtus, Honos and virtus being mentioned often together
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    @ponderable said
    @Suzianne

    The upper word could be virtus, Honos and virtus being mentioned often together
    Virtus is, of course, virtue, specifically valor, courage, character, etc.
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    @suzianne said
    Virtus is, of course, virtue, specifically valor, courage, character, etc.
    Gratias tibi. 🤔 😉
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    04 Jan '20 13:53
    @ponderable said
    @Suzianne

    The upper word could be virtus, Honos and virtus being mentioned often together
    It also looks a little like √25 or √2.5
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    @divegeester said
    It also looks a little like √25 or √2.5
    Perhaps a mathematician? (square root of 25 or 2.5)?
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    @Suzianne

    Thank you, the last word was:

    Vis
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    @paul-a-roberts said
    @Suzianne

    Thank you, the last word was:

    Vis
    Does this have something to do with an online role-playing game like World of Warcraft?
  12. Judea AD33
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    @paul-a-roberts said
    If so, please would you translate the 4 words on my avatar picture...

    I know what it is meant to say, but not knowing Latin personally I am reliant on others and Google.
    I have a good look and found this interpretation:

    “People called Romanus they go the house”
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    Maybe what is missing is 'of ill repute'.....
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    @divegeester

    Some people say tomato some people say potato....
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    @sonhouse said
    @divegeester
    Maybe what is missing is 'of ill repute'.....
    What is probably missing is your acquaintance with Monty Python.
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