Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Fact of the Day: Norse Anger

The English word anger comes from the Old Norse word angr which meant "grief". 

6 comments:

Pat Hatt said...

I suppose the two can be similar

Christine said...

Anger became grief, hmm.

Harry Hamid said...

"I am feeling Norse anger right now" sounds like a phrase I need to use.

Su-sieee! Mac said...

That makes sense.

Martha said...

Sounds about right :)

Fundy Blue said...

I get that! When my best friend ever died unexpectedly, I was wildly angry at her. It took me some time to get past that.