Concerning Plurality

lincicum at comcast.net lincicum at comcast.net
Tue Dec 20 19:53:33 PST 2005

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From: "Mark A. Mandel" <thnidu at yahoo.com>
> > This particular pearl of wisdom can be found at:
> > 
> > http://dragaera.wikicities.com/wiki/Meta:Dramatis_Locali
> Bravo! Only it should be "Dramatis Loci".

According to the online Latin-English dictionary I consulted, the translations are as follows:


Now, I don't speak Latin (who does?), and have only studied it informally. Also, I don't know if there is an established convention for lists of place names in literature; but it seems to me that either of these would be valid. 

But I could be wrong. It's happened once or twice.