vade retro me, Satana

Latin quotation from the Vulgate

va·​de re·​tro me, Sa·​ta·​na ˌwä-de-ˈrā-trō-ˌmā ˈsä-tä-ˌnä How to pronounce vade retro me, Satana (audio)
: go behind me, Satan : do not tempt me

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