What does the word latin mean?

Usage examples for latin

  1. So much the greater, then, was the joy when the news ran round Europe that a library, formed in the best age of Latin literature, was discovered at Herculaneum. – Naples Past and Present by Arthur H. Norway
  2. So now the Latin Quarter had begun, and in no time at all it was going strong. – Ma Pettengill by Harry Leon Wilson
  3. The Latin language was pagan, but now it is Christian too. – The Agony of the Church (1917) by Nikolaj Velimirovic