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We speak of the "mother country" and "mother tongue," but to the Roman these were patria and serm patrius.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
Of the steamer Patria, the sailors, strong and swarthy, rowed the party to the shore.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
The sailors of the Patria, strong and swarthy, slowly rowed the party to the shore.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
Slowly the strong and swarthy sailors of the Patria rowed the party to the shore.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
The strong and swarthy sailors of the Patria slowly rowed the party to the shore.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
France was saved because the French people never faltered in their belief that dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.
PARIS VISTASHELEN DAVENPORT GIBBONS
So patriotic and brave was he that if "Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori" ever was true of any hero it was of him.
REMINISCENCES OF A REBELWAYLAND FULLER DUNAWAY
May it not be said that the phrase for patria shows us a great step towards personification?
"And the Patria will some day thank you, and know you as one of her most faithful children," replied Evaa, rising from his chair.
PONCE DE LEONWILLIAM PILLING
Cum eis agunt reges ut pro sua quisque patria dimicent ferro.
SELECTIONS FROM VIRI ROMAECHARLES FRANOIS L'HOMOND

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