Saturday, December 10, 2016

Fact of the Day: Abracadabra

Abracadabra is a common spell said in fiction of wizards, witches, and other magical beings along with magicians in real life.  The word is most likely derived from a phrase from the Aramaic language meaning "I create as I speak". 

8 comments:

Devilish Angel said...

Good info for the people who believes in magic...

Christine said...

Love that word, magic!

stephen Hayes said...

Never thought about the origin of this word before.

Pat Hatt said...

They can evolve into Alakazam too

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Tell us about "hocus pocus" next! It's a good one too.

Martha said...

That's interesting. I didn't know that!

Lowcarb team member said...

I just loved Christine's comment, I've copied it!!!
"Love that word, magic!"

All the best Jan

Kay said...

No kidding! That is amazing!