"Suntne filiae tuae Romae?"

Translation:Are your daughters in Rome?

August 31, 2019

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Marcin123814

If i remember my Latina lessons "ae" is reading just "e", isn't it?

August 31, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Danielconcasco

No, AE is a distinct sound in Classical Latin. Later it began to make the same sound as e.

September 1, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/StaryLacinnik

Yep, Caesar for example. It work the same with "oe" - "coelum".

September 3, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/StaryLacinnik

Oh ye it also depends if this is medieval or classic Latin they both sounds different

September 3, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/StaryLacinnik

In classical ae=ay oe=oy You can hear this in german Kaiser=Caeser, Emperor

September 3, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/bigd17vball

How would you write "Are your daughters Roman?" ?

September 4, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Graham921235

"Suntne filiae tuae Romana? " I'd guess

September 8, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Minodragon

I had a listen to this one a lot of times before I got it! XD

September 12, 2019, 10:28 AM
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