salus populi suprema lex esto

[ sah-loo s paw-poo-lee soo-prey-mah leks es-toh; English sey-luh s pop-yuh-lahy-soo-pree-muh leks es-toh ]
/ ˈsɑ lʊs ˈpɔ pʊˌli suˈpreɪ mɑ lɛks ˈɛs toʊ; English ˈseɪ ləs ˈpɒp yəˌlaɪ sʊˈpri mə lɛks ˈɛs toʊ /

Latin.

let the welfare of the people be the supreme law: a motto of Missouri.

Nearby words

  1. salugi,
  2. saluki,
  3. saluresis,
  4. saluretic,
  5. salus,
  6. salutary,
  7. salutation,
  8. salutatorian,
  9. salutatorium,
  10. salutatory

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