Posted by Bruce Kahl on September 13, 2001
In Reply to: posted by Lori on September 13, 2001
: Can anybody help me translate these mottoes into Latin?
: Blood and Steel
: Guns in the Sky
: Death in the Night
: Bringer of Death
: Thank you.
Some words--steel and guns--did not exist back in 100 B.C.
So I put in the closest equivalent.
Also I am not sure how to construct the noun "bringer" out of the
But "Casso" which means "to bring to naught, destroy, annul or make void" really really fits the bill.
Blood and Steel
Guns in the Sky
Armae ex caelum
Death in the Night
Letum in nox nocte
Bringer of Death
cruento: to make bloody, stain with blood.
ferrum: iron, sword.
caelum : sky, heaven.
ex from or out of
letum : death, ruin, annihilation.
nox noctis : night
casso : to bring to naught, destroy, annul, make void.
letum : death, ruin, annihilation