monumentum aere perennius

Latin quotation from Horace
mo·​nu·​men·​tum ae·​re per·​en·​ni·​us | \ ˌmȯ-nu̇-ˈmen-tu̇m-ˌī-re-pe-ˈre-nē-u̇s How to pronounce monumentum aere perennius (audio) \

Definition of monumentum aere perennius

: a monument more lasting than bronze used of an immortal work of art or literature

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“Monumentum aere perennius.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monumentum%20aere%20perennius. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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