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Title: sic semper evello mortem tyrannis → thus always death will come to tyrants
Post by: spiros on 30 Mar, 2022, 20:32:27
sic semper tyrannis → thus always to tyrants

Attributed to Brutus at the time of Julius Caesar's assassination, and to John Wilkes Booth at the time of Abraham Lincoln's assassination; whether it was actually said at either of these events is disputed. Shorter version from original sic semper evello mortem tyrannis ("thus always death will come to tyrants"). State motto of Virginia, adopted in 1776.

Wikipedia—List of Latin phrases (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Latin_phrases:_A)

Sic semper tyrannis - Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sic_semper_tyrannis)
sic semper tyrannis - Wiktionary (https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/sic_semper_tyrannis)