verb (used with object), Lat·in·ized, Lat·in·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), Lat·in·ized, Lat·in·iz·ing.
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Origin of Latinize
OTHER WORDS FROM LatinizeLat·in·i·za·tion, nounde-Lat·in·i·za·tion, nounhalf-Lat·in·ized, adjectiveun-Lat·in·ized, adjective
Words nearby Latinize
Example sentences from the Web for Latinize
It was not unusual with the old German authors to Latinize their names on the title-page of their books.Musical Myths and Facts, Volume I (of 2)|Carl Engel
The savants at that time were wont to latinize their names in their enthusiasm for the classics.The Story of Switzerland|Lina Hug
The second is better than the first: to Latinize the surname and not the Christian name is very unscholarlike.A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume I (of II)|Augustus De Morgan
He owed his aristocratic name to the custom, prevalent in those days, to Latinize all vulgar appellations.Essays on Scandinavian Literature|Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen
He would paganize, Latinize and Mediterraneanize the genius of Europe.Suspended Judgments|John Cowper Powys