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litterae humaniores

litterae humaniores

noun plural lit·te·rae hu·ma·ni·o·res \ˈli-tə-ˌrī-hü-ˌmä-nē-ˈr-ˌās\

Definition of LITTERAE HUMANIORES

Origin of LITTERAE HUMANIORES

Medieval Latin, literally, more humane letters
First Known Use: 1747

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