Latin Translations

Having problems with the Italian language? Do you need help to translate or understand an old family document? There is always someone who can help you!
User avatar
Posts: 75
Joined: 04 Nov 2005, 00:00

Latin Translations

Postby cefalo2 » 18 Apr 2009, 11:43

Can anyone recommend a good Latin translation book? I already have a basic one that's been somewhat useful, but I'm trying to do notary records that are just full of abbreviations... most of which aren't listed in the book I have. Thanks!

User avatar
Posts: 751
Joined: 16 Feb 2008, 16:27
Location: Terni - Italy

Re: Latin Translations

Postby Lucap » 18 Apr 2009, 16:13

If you post the images with the words you can't understand underlined, maybe i can help you to solve the abbreviations (for notary records from XVII to XIX century).
There is also an on-line resource ( ) that could help you... but it's not easy because each notary had a personal way to shorten words, however you can have a shot at doing it.


Return to “Italian language, handwriting , script & translations”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: c1000mg and 2 guests