dum spiro, spero

dum spiro, spero
/doom spee"rddoh, spay"rddoh/; Eng. /dum spuy"roh, spear"oh/, Latin.
while I breathe, I hope: a motto of South Carolina.

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dum spiro, spero /dŭm spēˈrō, spāˈrō/
While I breathe, I hope

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  • Dum spiro spero — means While I breathe, I hope [1] in Latin and is generally attributed to Cicero.[2] It is a motto of various places and families. Contents 1 States and Towns 2 Families …   Wikipedia

  • dum spiro, spero — лат. (дум спиро, спэро) пока дышу, надеюсь (из Овидия). Толковый словарь иностранных слов Л. П. Крысина. М: Русский язык, 1998 …   Словарь иностранных слов русского языка

  • Dum spiro spero — Государственный герб Княжества Саравак (1846 1946), использующий данную фразу. Dum spíro spéro (лат. пока дышу, надеюсь)  фразеологический оборот, схожий с …   Википедия

  • dum spiro, spero — /doom spee rddoh, spay rddoh/; Eng. /dum spuy roh, spear oh/, Latin. while I breathe, I hope: a motto of South Carolina. * * * …   Universalium

  • dum spiro, spero — foreign term Etymology: Latin while I breathe, I hope one of the mottoes of South Carolina …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Dum spiro, spero. — См. Век живи, век надейся …   Большой толково-фразеологический словарь Михельсона (оригинальная орфография)

  • Dum spiro, spero —  (Lat.) While I breathe, there is hope …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

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