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ora pro nobis

[awr-ah proh noh-bis, ohr-ah]
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Latin.
  1. pray for us.

sicut patribus, sit Deus nobis

[see-koo t pah-tri-boo s, sit de-oo s noh-bis; English sik-uh t pa-truh-buh s, sit dee-uh s noh-bis, dey-uh s]
Latin.
  1. as with our fathers, may God be with us: motto of Boston.
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Examples from the Web for nobis

Historical Examples

  • When they were seated, the father of Nobis bowed and went away.

    Cuore (Heart)

    Edmondo De Amicis

  • And Nobis retorted, in his airy way, “I shall tell my father about it.”

    Cuore (Heart)

    Edmondo De Amicis

  • Nobis complains that there are too many of us, and that we corrupt the air.

    Cuore (Heart)

    Edmondo De Amicis

  • The affair of the Nobis nominavit was finally arranged at the beginning of 1904.

    The War Upon Religion

    Rev. Francis A. Cunningham

  • Singing Non Nobis Domine after dinner is a very foolish custom.


British Dictionary definitions for nobis

ora pro nobis

  1. a Latin invocation meaning pray for us
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