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Dies nefastus

by Micha F. Lindemans
An unlucky or inauspicious day. For the Romans Dies nefasti were days on which no judgment could be pronounced, nor could there any public business be transacted.

Latin: dies, day; nefas, that which is contrary to divine law, sinful.


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