Origin of Neo-Latin
First recorded in 1840–50
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Neo-Latin literature dwindled away to nothing, and Palladio was followed by the violent reactionaries of the barocco mannerism.
Yet the decorative prodigality of this master corresponded to the frigid and stylistic graces of the neo-Latin poets.
After being Tuscan and neo-Latin, the literature which expressed the nation now became Italian.Renaissance in Italy: Italian Literature
John Addington Symonds
It was then proposed to convene an international neo-Latin congress; but it is not surprising to hear that nothing came of it.International Language
Walter J. Clark
- another term for New Latin
- denoting or relating to New Latin
- denoting or relating to language that developed from Latin; Romance
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