Meaning of AD ASTRA PER ASPERA in English

AD ASTRA PER ASPERA

/ahd ah"strddah per ah"spe rddah'/ ; Eng., /ad as"treuh peuhr as"peuhr euh/ , Latin.

to the stars through difficulties: motto of Kansas.

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .