More Proof That Latin is NOT a Dead Language

[Oh, and there’s this one, too. There, I’m done for the day.]

amnesia–memóriae amíssio
baby-sitter–infantária (-ae)
check-up–totius córporis inspéctio
dessert–secunda mensa; prándii appendix
drink–pótio alcohólica
fans–admiratores studiosíssimi
fifty-fifty–aequíssima partítio
flirt–amor levis
full time–munus pleni témporis
gang–praedatória manus
gangster–gregalis latro
gas–gásium (-ii)
gin–pótio iunípera
gulag–campus captivis custodiendis
high life–élegans vita; láuta vivendi rátio
hostess–vectorum adiutrix; aëria ministratrix
idiot–homo hebes
leader–factionis princeps
leitmotiv–melos perductórium
lunch–prandículum
mineral water–aqua medicata
minigolf–pilamálleus minutus
picnic–cénula subdivalis
pizza–placenta compressa; placéntula
pizzeria–taberna salsária
playboy–iúvenis voluptárius
scotch–víschium Scóticum; taeníola glutinativa

[from Lexicon recentis Latinitatis]

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