amicus usque ad aras

Latin phrase ami·cus us·que ad aras \ä-ˈmē-ku̇s-ˌu̇s-kwe-ˌäd-ˈär-ˌäs\

Definition of amicus usque ad aras

  1. :  a friend as far as to the altars :  a friend whose only higher allegiance is to religion :  a friend to the very end

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