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Festival (Feriae Latinae) - a festival held annually at Rome
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Q.Ogulnius is appointed dictator to hold the Latin festival.
The consuls celebrate the Latin Festival.
Bad weather disrupts the Latin Festival.
consul Scipio dies at the end of the Latin Festival.
The Latin Festival is repeated.
The Latin Festival is celebrated earlier than usual.
for Macedonia, after celebrating the Latin Festival.
murder the consuls at the Latin Festival, but their plot is discov
senators refuse to participate in the Latin Festival.
Octavianus appears in the forum during the Latin Festival.
 During the Latin festival when the consuls had to
as one globe. At the Latin festival on the Alban Mount
Language - the language of the Romans
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Poetry starts to be composed in Latin.
L.Lucullus receives a thorough education in Greek and Latin.
on the character of Catulus, and the purity of his Latin diction.
equal fluency in Greek and Latin, with equal pleasure, like ardour
rest of my material in Latin. For I remember that at
who gave the fruit the Latin name of Cerasus, cherry,
was called Caesar, which in Latin means "cut out". When
you, and of expounding in Latin literary form the famous old
our poets and generally on Latin literature and the Latin language,
exponent of philosophy in a Latin dress that one could not
school when set forth in Latin and as you are setting
employ even Greek words if Latin ones happen to fail you."
had only an Odyssey in Latin, which resembled one of the
on the Art of Speaking Latin; that he, who, in the first
intance; pretty often in Latin, but much oftener in Greek;
effect by speaking good Latin, adopting words in common
that of speaking in pure Latin, and with clarity, were easy
and treated with elegance, in Latin; for both our language and
to illustrate them in the Latin tongue: not because philosophy could
already many books in the Latin language which are said to
you if I can in Latin, for you know I am
then derive its birth in Latin language from this time, and
from the Greek, that the Latin language may not want any
much better expressed by the Latin words than the Greek; which
where the Latin is invidit florem It may
there are few or no Latin records; whether this proceeds from
Greek, nor the Greeks Latin: now, they are deaf
- which the old and ancient Latin folk did hold. 
ήγια, in Latin textrina. Ennius -
the first place, Latin is a tongue in which Apollo never
used both languages [Greek and Latin] . . . On that accoun
the colour of the sow; for the Latin word for 'white' is
ianus - in order [to hold] the Latin festival  & L.
nation, preceded by the Latin preposition "de", which is
ius Plotus, a teacher of Latin rhetoric who was the freedm
teacher of rhetoric, taught in Latin at Rome. 192nd OLYMPI
Ar.] M.Porcius Latro, a Latin declaimer, committed suicid
aul was the first man to teach Latin rhetoric at Rome. Cic
brass, both in Greek and in Latin. It is as follows:
the whole world, in the Latin tongue, in order that, as
uch agreeableness in his Latin style, as to make it eviden
cases 'perverts,' but in the Latin country there is no name
make you think the Muses speak Latin. I have the greatest
have also been given the Latin name of Laudiceni - from
composes, both in Latin and Greek, the most scholarly lyr
we must look out for a Latin rhetorician with a good rep
speak my declamations in Latin." You will say that this
them and turn them into Latin? I grant they have lost in
ned, accurate style and in the Latin language. They are
ather mild," and our own Latin phrase, "father of his fami
of Icaria, I wrote some Latin elegiacs, with the sea and
to translate from Greek into Latin, or from Latin into
how polished both his Latin and Greek ! He has obtained
read aloud a Greek or Latin speech, as clearly and dist
Itureans and exhibited a Latin letter from Pactumeius
were seven books in the Latin language, treating of the law
examples, which being related in Latin, as they are of less
the Greeks only in the Latin language. And also causing them
lasting monuments of the Latin language were adorned, military
which it deserves in the Latin language. Demosthenes, the mention of
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