quis custodiet ipsos custodes

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /kʷis kusˈtoː.di.et ˈi.psoːs kusˈtoː.deːs/, [kᶣɪs kʊsˈtoː.di.ɛt ˈɪ.psoːs kʊsˈtoː.deːs]

Phrase[edit]

quis custōdiet ipsōs custōdēs?

  1. “Who guards the guards?”, “Who watches the watchers?”
    • (Can we find and add a quotation of Juvenal to this entry?)

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