ave atque vale

Latin phrase
ave at·​que va·​le | \ ˈä-ˌwā-ˌät-kwe-ˈwä-ˌlā How to pronounce ave atque vale (audio) \

Definition of ave atque vale

: hail and farewell : I salute you, and goodbye used especially in a eulogy to a hero

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“Ave atque vale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ave%20atque%20vale. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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