Vim Terminology in Latin

Find yourself having trouble conversing about your favorite text editor in Latin? Here’s a list of phrases to help you out (Estne difficile tibi de editorio optimo latine colloqui? Ecce tabella locutionum utendarum):

Term Latin Translation
Modal editor Editorium modāle
Normal mode Modus naturālis
Insert mode Modus initiālis
Visual mode Modus visuālis
Command-line mode Modus iubens
Buffer Effigiēs
Window Fenestella
Tab page Pāgina
Type in insert mode In modo initiāle dactylographāre
Visually select text Textum dēsignāre
Delete a word Verbum dēlēre
Change a WORD VERBUM mutāre
Yank a sentence Sententiam exscribere
Paste a paragraph Paragraphum glūtināre
Install a plug-in Adnexum instruere
Cursor position Positio iniciī
Error message Nūntius erroris
Home row (of keyboard) Ōrdō domestica
Don’t use the mouse! Nolī mūsculō uti!
Emacs is a great operating system Emacs systēma internum optimum est