amicus humani generis

[ ah-mee-koos hoo-mah-nee -ge-ne-ris; English uh-mahy-kuhs hyoo-mey-nahy -jen-uh-ris, uh-mee-kuhs hyoo-mey-nee ]
/ ɑˈmi kʊs huˈmɑ ni ˈgɛ nɛ rɪs; English əˈmaɪ kəs hyuˈmeɪ naɪ ˈdʒɛn ə rɪs, əˈmi kəs hyuˈmeɪ ni /

noun Latin.

a philanthropist.

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Origin of amicus humani generis

literally, friend of the human race

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