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Sic semper tyrannis

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  1. a Latin phrase meaning "thus, ever , to tyrants." It is sometimes mistranslated as "Death to tyrants." The phrase is a shortened version of Sic semper evello mortem Tyrannis, which translated means "Thus always death comes to tyrants." It is the stat

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  3. Great Seal of Virginia with the state motto
    Great Seal of Virginia with the state motto

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  4. The phrase is originally attributed to Marcus Junius Brutus, the central figure in the assassination of Julius Caesar on March 15, 44 BC

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  5. The phrase was recommended by George Mason to the Virginia Convention in 1776, as part of the state's seal

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