e pluribus unum


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e pluribus unum

A Latin phrase meaning "one out of many." Considered a motto of the United States, it is inscribed on many US coins and the Great Seal. When I hear E Pluribus Unum, I think about how our nation is one country of many peoples.
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The Fern ore required minimum oxidation treatment to decrease the gold loss from the preg solution, while the E Pluribus Unum required pressure oxidation treatment to obtain similar reduced gold loss.
For many years, "E Pluribus Unum" served as our nation's unofficial motto.
In an opinion piece on the matter that ran in The Washington Post, Lynn wrote, "I'd like to see us get back to the spirit of 'E Pluribus Unum,' but I also know that the cur-rent legislative fetish for what some scholars call 'civil religion' makes that well nigh impossible.
Inscriptions are LOWELL, MASSACHUSETTS 2019, and E PLURIBUS UNUM.
"E Pluribus Unum is Latin for 'Out of many, one,'" said Lynn.
coins with "E Pluribus Unum" or "Unum E Pluribus" (one from many) were the New Jersey coppers in 1786; some experimental pattern Confederation coppers, including a Washington likeness in 1786; and the New York Brasher gold doubloons and Excelsior coppers in 1787.
Inscriptions are LOWELL, MASSACHUSETTS, 2019, and E PLURIBUS UNUM. The obverse (heads) design features a restored 1932 portrait of George Washington by John Flanagan.
The letter adds, "We call on Baptists to recommit themselves to the nation's founding principle of 'E Pluribus Unum.' A society based on unity out of diversity will embrace every child and recognize the vital role public schools play in achieving national unity."
The other half shows a spread eagle grasping olive branch and arrows in its talons, a scrolled E Pluribus Unum in its beak, and the thirteen stars of the colonial states forming one large star above its head.
Inscriptions are LOWELL, MASSACHUSETTS, 2019, and E PLURIBUS UNUM. The obverse (heads) features a 1932 restored portrait of George Washington.
It allows schools to display "In God We Trust" and "E Pluribus Unum" posters and even mandates the size--11-by-14-inches.
The year of minting, the mint mark, and E PLURIBUS UNUM are incused on the edge of the coin.
* An anti-terrorism bill in South Carolina contains an unusual feature: a provision requiring public schools to post "In God We Trust" and "E Pluribus Unum." The bill, which deals primarily with criminal justice issues, is pending before the House Judiciary Committee.
Inscriptions on the reverse are UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, HALF DOLLAR, E PLURIBUS UNUM, and BREAST CANCER AWARENESS.
As our first national motto - E Pluribus Unum - put it, we are one nation out of many peoples.