"The bards read the sacred books."

Translation:Vates libros sacros legunt.

August 31, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BryanWilli390596

These seem like soothsayers, rather than bards.

August 31, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Aubs400

A bard strictly speaking is a poet. In the context of Rome, bards would be a foreign Gaulish and Brythonic (or 'Celtic') phenomenon. Moreover, ancient bards did not read, valuing the power of memory. '

September 7, 2019
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