vanitas vanitatum, omnia vanitas

Latin phrase
va·​ni·​tas va·​ni·​ta·​tum, om·​nia va·​ni·​tas | \ ˈwä-nē-ˌtäs-ˌwä-nē-ˈtä-tu̇m ˈȯm-nē-ä-ˈwä-nē-ˌtäs How to pronounce vanitas vanitatum, omnia vanitas (audio) \

Definition of vanitas vanitatum, omnia vanitas

: vanity of vanities, all (is) vanity : earthly life is ultimately empty

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