Li Ping (dan_lian) wrote in linguaphiles,
Li Ping
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Latin Translation

Hi folks,

I have a friend who is using Latin in a story. Can you help & get this translated? Mine is bad enough that I don't want to risk screwing her up. Any help would be appreciated!

I hear myself called, and named, to keep a promise.
I swear an oath, by which no one swears falsely.
(By what do you swear? Why do you swear it?)
Knowing beforehand, prescient Love.
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