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"Multas patellas habemus."

Translation:We have many plates.

October 1, 2019

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

2019-10-01 Handy to know that patella, the kneecap, came from the Latin for "plate".

Timor mortis conturbat me.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jcarty123

Yes, i keep thinking that a mafia don ("patron", or italian "padrone") is boasting about how many people he's kneecapped.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/egcw1995

Weird thing to brag about, but okay.


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

Duolingo's teaching you how to flex in Latin.


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

I guess with people throwing them around so much you need lots of plates

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