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  • proper n. The form of the Latin language used between the 3rd and 8th centuries.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. terms used indifferently to designate the latest stages of the Latin language; low Latin (and, perhaps, late Latin also), including the barbarous coinages from the French, German, and other languages into a Latin form made after the Latin had become a dead language for the people.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the form of Latin written between the 3rd and 8th centuries


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