vox clamantis in deserto

Latin quotation from the Vulgate
vox cla·​man·​tis in de·​ser·​to | \ ˈwōks-klä-ˈmän-tis-in-de-ˈser-tō How to pronounce vox clamantis in deserto (audio) \

Definition of vox clamantis in deserto

: voice calling in the wilderness : a wise person whose counsel or warnings are ignored

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“Vox clamantis in deserto.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vox%20clamantis%20in%20deserto. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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