"Ea Philadelphiae habitat."

Translation:She lives in Philadelphia.

August 27, 2019



Ok, if we are going with the general pronunciation of "v" as "w", then I think "ph" should also be aspirated "p", not "f".

August 30, 2019


Not an expert, but I think you are correct; most times ph shows up in Latin it is a transliteration of Greek phi, which was /ph/ not /f/ at the time.

September 6, 2019


Well, the prounciation has a lot of accent. The pronounce of 'ph' is like a Spanish speaker doing it. I did not understand the word Philadelphia because it sounds like "Se mendensiae".

September 9, 2019


For the sentence to be correctly translated, it should have the "in" preposition with the ablative. It is currently being translated as the genitive, and literally reads, "She lives of Philadelphia".

August 29, 2019


It's the locative case.

August 31, 2019
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