- n. Profane language of all kinds.
- From Latin maledicta, plural of maledictum ("curse, insult") (Wiktionary)
“Why do we think bleeping a swear word (maledicta, scatologisms, etc) makes it family friendly?”
“The one, of extreme bitterness of words, especially if they be aculeate and proper; for cummunia maledicta are nothing so much; and again, that in anger a man reveal no secrets; for that, makes him not fit for society.”
“His words, Catullus cum maledicta minaretur, compared with the last lines of this poem, Irascere iterum meis iambis Inmerentibus, unice imperator, seem to justify my view that they belong here.”
“Atque hac persuasione vulgi fama inoleuit dum (vt ad maledicta optimè assuefactum est) vnus alteri huius montis incendum imprecatur.”
“Atque hac persuasione vulgi fama inoleuit dum (vt ad maledicta optim� assuefactum est) vnus alteri huius montis incendum imprecatur.”
“Adae vero ait, Quia paruisti voci uxoris tuae, et comedisti ex arbore de qua praeceperam tibi, dicens, Non comedes ex ea: maledicta terra propter to: in labore comedes eam cunctis diebus vitae tuae.”
“(Genesis 3: 17), as “maledicta terra in opere tuo,” rather than “maledicta humus propter te.””
“His words, _Catullus cum maledicta minaretur_, compared with the last lines of this poem, _Irascere iterum meis iambis Inmerentibus, unice imperator_, seem to justify my view that they belong here.”
“In the work of these primitive scribes all the punctuation is found, by the modern investigator with his optical instruments and chemical tests, to have been inserted by the writers 'ingenious and serviceable collaborator, the common house-fly -- _Musca maledicta_.”
“The one, of extreme bitterness of words, especially if they be aculeate2 and proper; 3 for cummunia maledicta [common revilings] are nothing so much; and again, that in anger a man reveal no secrets; for that makes him not fit for society.”
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Names for the next generation of My Little Ponies. Inspired by Star's list.
Maly i mala hulali po polu i pili kakao.
Hopefully, I'll be using this site for more than one year. It will be fun then to look back and see what new words I found worthy of notice in any given year.
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