Latin language and Roman Culture

Latin History

The Italian word Lazio comes from the Latin word Latium.  Latini is the common language that’s spoken and passed on to the city-state of Ancient Rome.  In Roman mythology, the tribe of the Latini took their name from King Latinus.  The larger territory of land occupied by the Latini was called Latium.  It was divided …

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Latin Cuisine

Vegetables are a very big part of everyone’s diet.  They are cooked with oil, herbs, and garlic.  Sometimes anchovies are also added.  The meat dishes are usually less quality beef and pork and are heavy and over-flavored.  Chicken, rabbit, and snail are popular. Pasta, especially the larger types like bucatini and conchiglie, are most favored. …

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Common Latin Names for Boys and Girls

Boys’ Names Boy’s names included Lucas, Abantiades, Zorian, Jovan, Ace, Bastian, Luke, Adrian, Andrew, Anthony, Luka, Magnus, Valentin, and Archilles. Girls’ Names Girls’ names included Aurelle, Mia, Dabria, Caca, Kira, Bella, Iana, Babriela, Cacilia, Cacelia, Arabella, Adriana, Aapril, Adelina and Emily.

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