"Vates itinera faciunt."

Translation:Bards make journeys.

September 1, 2019

2 Comments


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

I still refuse to translate vātēs simply as 'bards'. The primary meaning is a divinely inspired seer or oracle. 'Soothsayer' is better, but kinda antiquated English. 'bards' (in the idea as divinely inspired poets through which the god speaks) is only a secondary meaning.

September 1, 2019

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

Came here to say the same. :/

September 10, 2019
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