ad astra per aspera
foreign term Etymology: Latin to the stars by hard ways — motto of Kansas

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ad astra per aspera — [ad΄ as′trə pər as′pər ə] [L] to the stars through difficulties …   English World dictionary

  • Ad astra per aspera — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Ad astra. Grand sceau de l’État du Kansas (États Unis) où figure la devise AD ASTRA PER ASPERA Ad astra per aspera est …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ad astra per aspera* — ad a•stra per a•spe•ra [[t]ɑd ˈɑ strɑ pɛr ˈɑ spɛˌrɑ[/t]] eng. [[t]æd ˈæs trə pər ˈæs pər ə[/t]] Latin. fot to the stars through difficulties …   From formal English to slang

  • ad astra per aspera — /ahd ah strddah per ah spe rddah /; Eng., /ad as treuh peuhr as peuhr euh/, Latin. to the stars through difficulties: motto of Kansas. * * * …   Universalium

  • ad astra per aspera — /ahd ah strddah per ah spe rddah /; Eng., /ad as treuh peuhr as peuhr euh/, Latin. to the stars through difficulties: motto of Kansas …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ad Astra Per Aspera (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = Ad Astra Per Aspera Img capt = Img size = 300 Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Lawrence, Kansas Genre = Indie rock Noise rock Punk rock Years active = 2001 – Present Label = Big Brown Shark… …   Wikipedia

  • Per aspera ad astra (disambiguation) — Per aspera ad astra is a Latin phrase meaning through hardships to the stars and is the motto of many organizations. It may also refer to:* Per Aspera Ad Astra (film), a 1981 Soviet science fiction film * Per Aspera Ad Astra (album) * Per Aspera… …   Wikipedia

  • Ad astra — es una frase latina que significa a las estrellas o hasta las estrellas . Tiene su origen en la frase de Virgilio sic itur ad astra ( así se va a las estrellas ); Eneida libro IX, verso 641) y en opta ardua pennis astra sequi,… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Per Aspera Press — is an independent publisher of speculative fiction based in Seattle, Washington. It was founded by Karawynn Long and Jak Koke in 2003, and publishes original novels by both new and established authors.Per Aspera Press takes its name from the… …   Wikipedia

  • Ad astra (phrase) — For other uses, see Ad astra. Ad astra is a Latin phrase meaning to the stars . The phrase has its origin with Virgil, who wrote sic itur ad astra ( thus you shall go to the stars ; Aeneid book IX, line 641) and opta ardua pennis astra sequi , (… …   Wikipedia

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