Bellum Stellarum

They’re chatting about this over on the Classics list:

Most of the chat is about whether Bellum Stellarum is an appropriate translation of ‘Star Wars’ … Bellum Stellarum, of course, literally means ‘War of the Stars’ … Ralph Hancock suggested De bellis sidereis, which seems a bit better, perhaps. I always thought ‘Star Wars’ in English was kind of a silly title to begin with …

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