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"The soldier buys lunch."

Translation:Miles prandium emit.

October 20, 2019

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Mīles (military) A soldier, boardgame man such as Lūdus LatrunculiLūdus Latrunculorum

Prandium from earlier prāmdeyom < prāmo-deyom, from Proto-Indo-European pr̥h₃mós (“first”)

Ēmit Emere emō • Buy, Purchase, Acquire, Procure

Mīles (military) A soldier, boardgame man such as Lūdus LatrunculiLūdus LatrunculorumLūdus LatrunculorumLūdus school, game, sport, play, (in plural) public spectacle, games, stage plays/productions, fun; Along with lūdō either from Proto-Indo-European loydos < leyd- (“to play”) or from EtruscanLatrunculi Latrunculus mercenary, highwayman; brigand, bandit; robber, a man in the Ancient Roman boardgame of ludus latrunculi, chessman, pawn • from Latrō, Latrōnis (“thief”) +‎ -culus. • Compare Ancient Greek λάτρις (látris) a hired servant, handmaid, slave From λᾰ́τρον (látron, “hire, payment”). From a suffixed form of Proto-Indo-European *le- (“to get”)

Prandium from earlier prāmdeyom < prāmo-deyom, from Proto-Indo-European pr̥h₃mós (“first”) (from preh₃- before, in front, first, whence prō) and zero-grade h₁ed- (“to eat”) (whence edō). Thus originally "first meal". Compare Ancient Greek ἄριστον (áriston) morning meal, breakfast (early usage, i.e. Homeric), lunch (later usage, replaced with ἀκράτισμα as word for breakfast) • Others see it as *pram (“all”) (from Proto-Indo-European per-) + edere (“to eat”). See also prandeō

Ēmit • Synonym: Compārō • Antonym: VēndōCaveat Lēctor Caveat Ēmptor Caveat Lēctor Ēmptor ēmptum ēmptusCaveat ĒmptorCaveat LēctorCaveat Audītor

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