nemo me impune lacessit

Latin phrase
ne·​mo me im·​pu·​ne la·​ces·​sit | \ ˈnā-mō-ˈmā-im-ˌpü-nā-lä-ˈke-sit How to pronounce nemo me impune lacessit (audio) \

Definition of nemo me impune lacessit

: no one attacks me with impunity motto of Scotland and of the Order of the Thistle

Learn More about nemo me impune lacessit

Statistics for nemo me impune lacessit

Cite this Entry

“Nemo me impune lacessit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nemo%20me%20impune%20lacessit. Accessed 6 Jun. 2020.

Comments on nemo me impune lacessit

What made you want to look up nemo me impune lacessit? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

May 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a blooming wisteria tree
  • Which is a synonym of exiguous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!