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History of words

March 10, 2019
Saga

Saga

Word of the Day: Saga [saยทโ€‹ga] Definition of Saga: Noun 1:ย a prose narrative recorded in Iceland in the 12th and 13th centuries of historic or legendary [โ€ฆ]
March 31, 2019
Sarcophagus

Sarcophagus

c. 1600, "type of stone used for coffins," from Latin sarcophagus, from Greek sarkophagos "limestone used for coffins," literally "flesh-eating," in reference to the supposed action of this type of limestone
May 12, 2019
Write

Write

ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย  This is a word near and dear to my heart because it is something, I do every day. To write is the bane of my [โ€ฆ]
July 21, 2019
Moon

Moon

In honor of the 1969 moon landing let’s take a look at the origins of the word moon. It is something that we look at every [โ€ฆ]
August 4, 2019
Angel

Angel

I thought this word would have an older origin. I wonder if the word has carried the controversy it has today during it’s whole of existence? [โ€ฆ]