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cāsĕus </l>, i, m. (cāsĕum , i, n., Cato, R. R. 76, 3 and 4; Plaut. and Nov. ap. Non. p. 200, 9 sq.),

Extracreditum alicui bene traducenti speciem casei vocubulo "Stinking Bishop"
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Date:March 8th, 2006 10:38 am (UTC)

Domini mi, voluerit, caseum teneam?

Not sure about the fromage a l'évêque, but I'm delighted by Plautus's cheesy pet name caseus molliculus: as in, "oh, my squishy little gouda"?

Illegitimi morbosi, isti Romani.
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Date:March 8th, 2006 01:34 pm (UTC)
Episcopus olens?
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Date:March 8th, 2006 02:56 pm (UTC)
Probably more like "Episcopus foetidus."

I think olens is just a smell in general, not a stench in particular.
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