Latin adjective, "unconquered, unsubdued, invincible."
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Contemporary Examples of invictus
Cressida caught the royal press pack by surprise when she showed up at The Invictus Games last week.Harry And Cressida’s Secret Date So Are They Back Together?
September 17, 2014
Prince Harry today turned out to support the first day of selection for the Invictus Games for wounded servicemen and women.Harry Supports Wounded Soldier Games
April 29, 2014
You had the luxury of playing the late, great Nelson Mandela in Invictus.Morgan Freeman on God, Satan, and How the Human Race Has ‘Become A Parasite’
January 28, 2014
Or perhaps you recognize him from Flags of Our Fathers, Gran Torino, or Invictus.Scott Eastwood Is More Than Just Clint’s Smokin’ Hot Son
September 25, 2013
This is more Changeling than Invictus, as far as director Eastwood is concerned.'The Descendants,' 'The Muppets,' and Other Thanksgiving Movies to See or Skip
November 24, 2011
Historical Examples of invictus
"Invictus" is the characteristic epithet of the solar divinities.The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism
A paper was found one morning on the door of Montrose's lodgings bearing the inscription, Invictus armis verbis vincitur.Montrose
Satis vixi; invictus enim morior—I have lived enough; I die unvanquished.
The spirit of such men as he, and of such nations as his beloved Belgium, is well expressed in Henley's now famous "Invictus."Lest We Forget
John Gilbert Thompson
The passive participle of contemno has the sense of an adjective in -bilis, like invictus and many others.Cato Maior de Senectute
Marcus Tullius Cicero
A popular poem from the late nineteenth century by the English author William Ernest Henley. Invictus is Latin for “unconquered.” The speaker in the poem proclaims his strength in the face of adversity:
My head is bloody, but unbowed....
I am the master of my fate;
I am the captain of my soul.