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Thursday, September 13, 2007

De Agricola et Poeta


I'm using some new crossword puzzle software (online, fast, easy) to create new puzzles to go with the new Aesop's fables I'm posting at

Today's fable at Latin Via Fables is De Agricola quodam et Poeta: A Certain Farmer and a Poet. You can visit the Latin Via Fables page for this fable to see the Latin text, English translation and some grammar help.

Word List. Here is an alphabetical word list of the Latin words included in the puzzle:
accedere, ager, agricola, colere, continue, doctus, eruditus, homo, illiteratus, inter, liber, pactum, poeta, postquam, solus, stipare, tantum, tunc, turba, vivere
Click here to get the crossword puzzle to print and fill in.

Click here to get the crossword puzzle solution.

Here are the clues:


1 Crowd
5 Person
6 Farmer
8 Learned, erudite
9 Learned, educated
11 Poet
12 Ceaselessly, without interruption
13 To crowd, surround, compress
14 Book
15 After
18 Between, among
19 Then, at that time
20 Bargain, agreement, manner


2 To come hear, approach
3 Uneducated, unlearned
4 Alone
7 To tend, take care of
10 To live
16 Only, hardly
17 Field

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