annuit coeptis
foreign term Etymology: Latin He (God) has approved our beginnings — motto on the reverse of the Great Seal of the United States

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  • Annuit Coeptis — Contre sceau des États Unis, sur un billet de banque. Annuit Cœptis est une des deux devises (l autre étant Novus Ordo Seclorum) du Grand sceau des États Unis d Amérique figurant depuis 1935, au verso du dollar américain. Provenant du latin annuo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Annuit coeptis — Contre sceau des États Unis, sur un billet de banque. Annuit Cœptis est une des deux devises (l autre étant Novus Ordo Seclorum) du Grand sceau des États Unis d Amérique figurant depuis 1935, au verso du dollar américain. Provenant du latin annuo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Annuit Coeptis — on the Great Seal of the United States of America, condensed by Charles Thompson, designer of the seal in its final form, from L. Juppiter omnipotes, audacibus annue coeptis All powerful Jupiter favor (my) daring undertakings, line 625 of book IX …   Etymology dictionary

  • Annuit coeptis — Siegel der USA, Rückseite Annuit coeptis bzw. Annuit Cœptis (lat.: Er heißt das Begonnene gut) ist eines der beiden Mottos auf der Rückseite des Siegels der USA, wie es sich zum Beispiel auf den als Greenback bezeichneten Ein Dollar Noten findet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • annuit coeptis — /ahn nooh it koyp tis/; Eng. /an yooh it sep tis/, Latin. He (God) has favored our undertakings: a motto on the reverse of the great seal of the U.S. (adapted from Vergil s Aeneid IX:625). * * * …   Universalium

  • annuit coeptis — (Latin) God favors our undertakings (motto on the Seal of the USA) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • annuit coeptis* — an•nu•it coep•tis [[t]ˈɑn nu ɪt ˈkɔɪp tɪs[/t]] eng. [[t]ˈæn yu ɪt ˈsɛp tɪs[/t]] Latin. fot He (God) has favored our undertakings: a motto on the reverse of the great seal of the U.S. (adapted from Virgil s Aeneid IX:625) …   From formal English to slang

  • annuit coeptis — /ahn nooh it koyp tis/; Eng. /an yooh it sep tis/, Latin. He (God) has favored our undertakings: a motto on the reverse of the great seal of the U.S. (adapted from Vergil s Aeneid IX:625) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Annuit Cœptis — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El lema Annuit Cœptis en el reverso del Escudo de Estados Unidos. Annuit Cœptis es uno de los dos lemas (el otro es Novus Ordo Seclorum) del escudo de Estados Unidos, figurando desde 1935 en el reverso del dólar… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Annuit cœptis — (in Anglicized Latin pronEng|ˈænjuːɪt ˈsɛptɨs) is one of two mottos (the other being Novus ordo seclorum ) on the reverse side of the Great Seal of the United States. Taken from the Latin words annuo (nod, approve) and cœpi (begin, undertake), is …   Wikipedia

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