Was it so necessary to change his name to ‘Harrius’? Is that really the Latin translation of ‘Harry’? And then, more importantly, why not ‘Harrius Potterus’?
Winnie Ille Pu
‘Ior mi,’ dixit sollemniter, ‘egomet, Winnie ille Pu, caudam tuam reperiam.’
‘Eeyore,’ he said solemnly, ‘I, Winnie-the-Pooh, will find your tail for you.’
He’s just so much more regal as Ferdinandus.
We must admit, we like the elegance of the Latin title, but there’s something so on point about “Le Petit Prince.”
Quomodo Invidiosulus Nomine Grinchus Christi Natalem Abrogaverit
Boy, that’s a mouthful. For the advanced scholar.
Virent Ova! Virent Perna!!
Why are they so much more exciting in Latin? Well, we like it.
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