ense petit placidam sub libertate quietem

Latin phrase
en·​se pe·​tit pla·​ci·​dam sub li·​ber·​ta·​te qui·​e·​tem | \ ˌen-se-ˌpe-tit-ˈplä-ki-ˌdäm-su̇b-ˌlē-ber-ˌtä-te-kwē-ˈā-ˌtem How to pronounce ense petit placidam sub libertate quietem (audio) \

Definition of ense petit placidam sub libertate quietem

: with the sword she (Massachusetts) seeks tranquil peace under liberty : through battle we seek peace, but only with liberty motto of Massachusetts

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“Ense petit placidam sub libertate quietem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ense%20petit%20placidam%20sub%20libertate%20quietem. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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