in hoc signo vinces

Latin phrase
in hoc sig·​no vin·​ces | \ in-hōk-ˈsig-nō-ˈwiŋ-ˌkās How to pronounce in hoc signo vinces (audio) \

Definition of in hoc signo vinces

: in this sign (the Cross) you will conquer

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