cedant arma togae

[ key-dahnt ahr-mah toh-gahy; English see-dant ahr-muh toh-jee ]
/ ˈkeɪ dɑnt ˈɑr mɑ ˈtoʊ gaɪ; English ˈsi dænt ˈɑr mə ˈtoʊ dʒi /

Latin.

let military power be subject to civil authority: motto of Wyoming.

Origin of cedant arma togae

literally, let arms yield to the toga
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