et in Arcadia ego

Latin phrase

et in Ar·​ca·​dia ego ˌet-in-är-ˌkä-dē-ä-ˈe-gō How to pronounce et in Arcadia ego (audio)
: I too in Arcadia : I (the deceased) too lived in Arcadia
also : I (death) too am present in Arcadia
inscription viewed by Arcadian shepherds in Baroque paintings

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“Et in Arcadia ego.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/et%20in%20Arcadia%20ego. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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