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dum spiro, spero

[doo m spee-roh, spey-roh; English duhm spahy-roh, speer-oh]
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Latin.
  1. while I breathe, I hope: a motto of South Carolina.

dum vivimus, vivamus

[doo m wee-wi-moo s, wi-wah-moo s; English duhm viv-i-muh s, vi-vey-muh s]
Latin.
  1. while we are alive, let us live.
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