Dutch East Indies.

ad majorem Dei gloriam

[ahd mah-yaw-rem de-ee glaw-ree-ahm]


for the greater glory of God: motto of the Jesuits.

vox populi, vox Dei

[wohks poh-poo-lee wohks de-ee; English voks pop-yuh-lahy voks dee-ahy, dey-ee]


the voice of the people (is) the voice of God.

Dei gratia

[de-ee grah-tee-ah; English dee-ahy-grey-shee-uh, de-ee]

adverb Latin.

by the grace of God.
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Dei gratia


by the grace of God
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