Category Archives: Etymology

Names – How Important Is Your Name?

Do People’s Names Really Matter? Do you have many friends and acquaintances whose names seem to fit them exactly? And do you know others that wish they’d be given a different name? Do some people’s names have a special … Continue reading

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The Power Of Words – Are They Mightier Than The Sword?

The Power Of Words In what way is the pen mightier than the sword? Words, just like a sword or any weapon can be used for good or evil. But words can reach and change far more people than … Continue reading

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What’s The Origin Of The Term O.K. ?

Okay is more than likely the most commonly used word in the world so surely we most know where it came from. There are dozens of explanations on the internet as to the possible origin of the term OK … Continue reading

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