Saturday, December 15, 2018

Fact of the Day: Beef

The English word beef comes from the Old French word boef. The word boef came from the Latin word bos which meant "ox" in English. 

4 comments:

Pat Hatt said...

Makes sense indeed

Christine said...

Interesting.

Martha said...

Oh, interesting.

Susan Kane said...

Words take all sorts of adventures to arrive at the present spelling. It is always fun.