How to say “I don’t Give a Fig” in Latin: Flocci Non Facio

You always learn the swear words first

Lord Buckethead inspired our latest language lesson.

Probed on the contentious Boris Johnson, in this Guardian article, Lord Buckethead is quoted as having said:

“I think Boris Johnson is a posh, overblown, full-of-himself imbecile, who thinks just because he knows a little bit of classics he has some superiority over the rest of species, but I say flocci non facio, Boris Johnson.”

You can even get a flocci non facio scholarship.

Here’s how to pronounce it, (I hope):

Thank you for taking the time to learn a new (but dead) language.