Bloomsbury to do Harry Potter in Latin, Welsh

May 14, 2003

Posted by Melissa Anelli

According to the Bristol Evening Post, Bloomsbury plans on publishing both a Latin version (titled “Harrius Potter Et Philosophi Lapis”) and Welsh version (titled “Harri Potter Maen Yr Atbronydd”) of Harry Potter and the Philospher’s Stone this July. Here’s a cute example of the first line of the book in latin: “Dominus et Domina Dursley, qui vivebant in aedibus Gestationis Ligustrorum numero quattor signatis.”





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