annuit coeptis

Latin phrase
an·​nu·​it coep·​tis | \ ˌä-nü-ˌit-ˈkȯip-ˌtēs How to pronounce annuit coeptis (audio) \

Definition of annuit coeptis

: He (God) has approved our undertakings motto on the reverse of the Great Seal of the U.S.

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“Annuit coeptis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/annuit%20coeptis. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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