Super áspidem et basilíscum ambulábis

Super áspidem et basilíscum ambulábis. You will walk upon the asp and the basilisk.

ambulabis = you will walk, future tense.

Super = over / upon.


Asp: Egyptian Cobra. You will walk on this.

aspidem = asp. An asp.

basiliscum = basilisk. From Wikipedia:


Basilisk: Mythological lizard.

In European bestiaries and legends, a basilisk (from the Greek βασιλίσκος basilískos, “little king;” Latin regulus) is a legendary reptile reputed to be king of serpents and said to have the power to cause death with a single glance. According to the Naturalis Historia of Pliny the Elder, the basilisk of Cyrene is a small snake, “being not more than twelve fingers in length,” that is so venomous, it leaves a wide trail of deadly venom in its wake, and its gaze is likewise lethal.

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