Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Fact of the Day: Aardvark

The word aardvark is derived from a South African dialect of Dutch from words that mean "earth pig" in English. 

12 comments:

  1. And here I thought it would have something to do with ants...

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  2. oooh I never knew their name before!

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  3. And it always seems to be the first word in any alphabetical list that it's on!

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  4. Aardvarks are cool. Interesting fact!

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  5. Yep! The Dutch word is aardvarken!

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  6. It's the only word I know that begins with two "As".

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