Saturday, November 2, 2013

Fact of the Day: November

November's name comes from ancient times in Rome. "Novem" is Latin for nine, as it used to be considered the ninth month of the year in the old Roman calendar. 

22 comments:

  1. Interesting that Latin is still used regarding months.

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  2. Now that I didn't know!! Take care
    x

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  3. Nice to know ^__^

    Have a Fantastic Weekend,

    Nicole

    My new post - Flared Jeans - http://www.nicoleta.me/2013/11/flared-jeans.html

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  4. Beautiful picture, Adam. I love autumn colors. Greeting from the Netherlands, Joke

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  5. That's handy to know!

    Have a great day,
    -Kati

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  6. I dislike this month, because it's not pretty month!

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  7. Can't believe it's November already!

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  8. I would really like to take a Latin class someday.

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  9. I do love Autumn!!!.. lovely photo.. Regards

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  10. November is my favorite month because it's the only one that celebrates ME!

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  11. Beautful month, purely autumnal! Kisses, :)

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  12. Just to confuse us!

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  13. Very pretty fall picture! I love fall colors!

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  14. Cool detail! What kind of weather do you have in November? Thanks for stopping by my blog.

    xxx
    E from Helsinki
    http://dragonflyelisabeth.blogspot.fi/

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  15. Lovely autumn colours in your photo Adam.

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  16. I explained that fact to one of my students this past week.
    Who gave me a "Oh, crap, Mr. Penwasser is speaking again" look.

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