noun, plural vi·tae [vahy-tee, vee-tahy; Latin wee-tahy] /ˈvaɪ ti, ˈvi taɪ; Latin ˈwi taɪ/.
Origin of vita
ars longa, vita brevis
Examples from the Web for vita
Contemporary Examples of vita
Vita activists have demanded that police investigate how the sea creatures appeared in Moscow and why.Activists: Moscow Sea Park Is ‘Torturing’ Its Orca Whales
October 27, 2014
Unfortunately, online play has been locked for the new system, though it remains free for both the PS3 and Vita.Which Video Game System Is King?
November 26, 2013
I feel TV play of vita games alone is worth the price of entry.
Those that have been daydreaming of a way to be able to play Vita games on their TV will be pleased….
Upon its completion Woolf had gifted it to its inspiration, Vita.Touching Sylvia Plath’s Hair
February 11, 2013
Historical Examples of vita
One sentence, which has grown into a maxim for ever repeated, is remarkable for the grossest fallacy: Ars longa, vita brevis.Thoughts on Man
She spoke to him, smiled at him in the street; and immediately life became a Vita Nuova to him.Phoebe, Junior
Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
Ita ut omnes cognoscant in vita quod post mortem omnibus opto valeant.Terrestrial and Celestial Globes Vol II
Edward Luther Stevenson
Vita di Piero di Cosimo, to whom a chief part in the development of these festivities is ascribed.The Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy
When you write to me, write exactly as I do to you, without any formal address or signature--vita brevis, ars longa.Beethoven's Letters 1790-1826 Vol. 2
noun plural vitae (ˈviːtaɪ, ˈvaɪtiː)
Word Origin for vita
plural vitae, Latin, literally "life" (see vital).