Qui-transtulit-sustinet



[kwee trahns-too-lit soo s-ti-net; English kwahy trans-too-lit suhs-tuh-net, -tyoo-lit, kwee] /kwi ˈtrɑns tʊ lɪt ˈsʊs tɪˌnɛt; English kwaɪ ˈtræns tʊ lɪt ˈsʌs təˌnɛt, -tyʊ lɪt, kwi/

Latin.
1.
he who transplanted (it) sustains (it): motto of Connecticut.

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