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Latin Translation: nam post mortem nihil est

by Anonymous

What does nam post mortem nihil est mean?


Dear Anonymous,

It means: For after death there is nothing.

Not true, to my way of thinking. But cuique suum (to each his own).

The rest of the quote is often: et ipsa mors nihil = and death itself is nothing.

Hope this helps, and thanks for asking a Latin teacher.

Sincerely,

John

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