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"Where is the nearest library?"

Translation:Ubi bibliotheca proxima est?

November 17, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/pye20

BibliothēcaBbibliothēcae • From Ancient Greek βιβλιοθήκη (bibliothḗkē, library, bookcase, records office, compilation ), from βιβλίον (biblíon) Strip of papyrus, Small book, tablet, letter, Any book or writing +‎ θήκη (thḗkē) box, chest, grave, tomb, sword sheath.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/etymon3

Hi pye, thank you so much! An excellent hint. --- Etymology is such a great field of knowledge!

You have already pointed out another topic elsewhere:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latin_word_order

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