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  • Or for the sake of an enemy, if the reader thinks that the "hunc" refers to Caesar.

    Life of Cicero Volume One

  • All the latter authorities have, I believe, supposed the "hunc" or "this man" to be Pompey.

    Life of Cicero Volume One

  • In hunc ergo ortum uirtutum floribus decoratum, pia Dei genitrix ad deliciandum libenter progressa, exstirpauit uiciorum germina, plantans uirtutum semina, rigando fecundauit interiora cordium, perfundendo ea profusiori ymbre graciarum, stillante indesinenter Dei munere super terram.

    Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany

  • Let me once again quote my favourite example:Latin text accipens et hunc praeclarum calicem in sanctas ac venerabiles manus suas

    Training for the new translations

  • Et cum totum illud opus cessare putaretur, ecce in medio prorupit unus stipulosus vernaculus, statura modicus, sed efferus, dicens: Ecce ego! quis me conducet intrare cum operariis istis ad hunc ludum theatralem?

    The Fair Maid of Perth

  • Quo in loco equus hunc mundum insinuat qui per elationem suam in cursu labentium temporum spumat et quia antichristus extrema mundi adprehendere nititur.

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • Domine Brachiane, solebas in bello tutus esse tuo clypeo; nunc hunc clypeum hosti tuo opponas infernali.

    The White Devil

  • Unus illis deus est; hunc Christiani, hunc Judæi, hunc homnes venerantur et gentes.

    A Philosophical Dictionary

  • “Tu es Petrus, et super hunc petrum ædificabo ecclesiam meam,” would be equivocal in a profane tongue, and on profane subject; but these words receive a divine sense from the mouth which utters them, and the subject to which they are applied.

    A Philosophical Dictionary

  • Ad hoc objectum amandum et fruendum nati sumus; et hunc expetisset, unicum hunc amasset humana, voluntas, ut summum bonum, et caeteras res omnes eo ordine.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

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