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Ciceris emptor

Submitted by Maryanchy on Tue, 08/01/2019 - 10:43

Idiomatic translations of "Ciceris emptor"

English
Lower class
Explanations:

Meanings of "Ciceris emptor"

Croatian

Kupac slanutka je čovjek najniže klase. Kao slanutak do neke mjere, koliko god bila hranjiva hrana, Rimljani su je smatrali hranom siromašnih.

Explained by Maryanchy on Tue, 08/01/2019 - 10:46
Explained by Maryanchy
English

A buyer of chickpeas is a man of the lowest class, as chickpeas to some extent, however nutritious a food, was considered the food of the poor by the Romans.

Explained by Maryanchy on Tue, 08/01/2019 - 10:43
Explained by Maryanchy