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morituri te salutamus

[ moh-ri-too-ree te -sah-loo-tah-moos; English mawr-i-toor-ahy tee -sal-yoo-tey-uhs, -tyoor-ahy, -toor-ee, -tyoor-ee ]
/ ˌmoʊ rɪˈtu ri tɛ ˌsɑ luˈtɑ mʊs; English ˌmɔr ɪˈtʊər aɪ ti ˌsæl yuˈteɪ əs, -ˈtyʊər aɪ, -ˈtʊər i, -ˈtyʊər i /
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Latin.

we who are about to die salute you: said by Roman gladiators to the emperor.

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