The emblem, with the motto "Bis fracta relinquor," at p. 249.
At once to a murmur of bravos, the applause of gloved hands and a cry of Bis!
The word BIS denotes, in all probability, the frequency with which it was to be used daily.
Several of them had their coats off, their ties, and even their waistcoats; and they shouted 'bis!'
Bis (twice), and coctus (cooked), show that ...