Inherited Latin

Some articles on latin, inherited:

History Of The Romanian Language - External History - Proto-Romanian
... to describe the "oldest epoch of the creation of the Romanian language", when the Vulgar Latin spoken in the Balkans between the 4th and 6th centuries, having its own ... Estimates of the ratio of Romanian words directly inherited from Latin range between around 20% and 60% ... The proportion of words of Latin origin is especially high in the semantic fields of sense perception (86.1%), quantity (82.3%), kinship (76.9%), and time (74.7%) ...

Famous quotes containing the words latin and/or inherited:

    They named it Ovation from the Latin ovis [a sheep].
    Plutarch (46–120)

    House and wealth are inherited from parents, but a prudent wife is from the LORD.
    Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 19:14.