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Genealogy Latin Dictionary

 

Below is a list of genealogy latin terms.

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Latin Phrase
Abbreviation
English Meaning
nati, natus, natales
birth
nobilis
noble
nota bene
N.B.
note well
nihil
nothing
nocte
at night
nomen
(given) name
nominatim
by name
non compos mentis
not of sound mind
non sequitur
a conclusion that does not logically follow
nosce te ipsum
know thyself
novem
9, ninth
nulli secundus
second to none
nunc temporis
at the present time
nupti erat
married
obit
ob.
a notice of a person’s death
octo 8, eighth
olim
formerly (used to introduce an earlier name)
omnia vincit amor
love conquers all
opere citato
op. cit
in the work cited
oppidum
town
opus
work
opus Dei
the work of god
opus magnum
great work
ortus, oriundus
birth