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Genealogy Latin Dictionary

 

Below is a list of genealogy latin terms.

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Latin Phrase
Abbreviation
English Meaning
quantum sufficit
q.s.
as much as suffices
quasi dictum
q.d.
as if said
quater in die sumendus
q.d.s.
(medicine) to be taken four times a day
quattuor
4, fourth
quid pro quo
something for something else
quinque
5, fifth
quod erat demonstrandum
Q.E.D.
which was to be demonstrated
quod erat faciendum
Q.E.F.
which was to be done
quod erat inveniendum
Q.E.I.
which was to be found
quod est
q.e.
which is
quo vadis
"whither goest thou" or where are you going?
re
concerning, hence
regina
queen
relicta widow
requiescat in pace
RIP
rest in peace
rex
king
rigor mortis
the stiffening of the body upon death