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ad gloriam

[ahd gloh-ri-ahm; English ad glawr-ee-am, -glohr-] /ɑd ˈgloʊ rɪˌɑm; English æd ˈglɔr iˌæm, -ˈgloʊr-/
adverb, Latin.
1.
for glory.

ad majorem Dei gloriam

[ahd mah-yaw-rem de-ee glaw-ree-ahm] /ɑd mɑˈyɔ rɛm ˈdɛ i ˈglɔ riˌɑm/
Latin.
1.
for the greater glory of God: motto of the Jesuits.
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