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Pacifica

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It isn't so much of a tongue-twister in Latin as it is in English.
 

Pacifica

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  • Civis Illustris

  • Patrona

O Tite, tute, Tati, tibi tanta, tyranne, tulisti!
 

Pacifica

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In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni.

A palindrome. It has a flaw: girum is more correctly spelled gyrum. But y and i were often confused, so there you go.
 

Pacifica

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Quis habet quattuor mane? duos meridie, tres pedes vespere?
Homo nimirum. Infans enim quadripes it, puer et adultus duobus pedibus, senex duobus pedibus et baculo.
 

Pacifica

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In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni.

A palindrome. It has a flaw: girum is more correctly spelled gyrum. But y and i were often confused, so there you go.
I just realized it's also a hexameter, albeit with an unusual hiatus (girum imus).
 

Pacifica

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Scin filum exstare proponendis aenigmatibus destinatum?
 

Pacifica

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According to the Historia Augusta, nope, Suetonius, the people shouted after Tiberius's death Tiberium in Tiberim!
 
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