Latin Proverb # 18 – Alba avis

Latin Proverb: Alba avis – Cicero, Fam. 7.28

English equivalent: A rare bird.

Translation: A white bird.

Meaning: A white or a rare bird means something or someone unusual, uncommon or exceptional.


Alba avis in other languages? 

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