What do Latin scholars call the
bounteous mother's female nurslings?
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alma mater alumnae
In Latin alumna means "female nursling" (its plural is
alumnae ) and alma
mater means "bounteous mother." Alma mater was the title the Romans
gave to goddesses, especially Ceres and Cybele.
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