Monday, June 15, 2015

Fact of the Day: Dragon

The English word dragon is derived from the Greek word drakon which means "serpent". 

13 comments:

Pilar Domínguez said...

I didn't know the meaning . In Spanish it is quite similar ...dragón. Kisses:)

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Nice to know!

Christine said...

interesting, makes sense.

Pat Hatt said...

Either way, breathing fire doesn't make my day

A Beer for the Shower said...

And here I thought it was just made up. That's pretty cool.

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Once again, you have enlightened me!

Anna and Klaudia said...

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Holy Ghost Writer said...

Never knew that. I thought it was made up to

Anna-Alina said...

In Ukraine we call them (dragons) ''drakons'' too:)

Dascha said...

Amazing!

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Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Cool, I am curious to know about the Chinese dragon???

DEZMOND said...

we do love them dragons! We say ZMAY in my language

stephen Hayes said...

Makes sense. Those Greeks had a name for everything.