Sunday, January 27, 2019

Fact of the Day: Museum

The English word museum comes from the Greek word mouseion, meaning "seat of the muses". 

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  1. Interesting and something I didn't know.

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  2. As I love museums, I love this post! I think it's on point! Thank you for stopping by my blog and leaving me such a kind comment :)

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    E from Helsinki, Finland
    http://www.elisabethrundlof.com/

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  3. Interesting info. It's cool to see where words come from. Happy National Chocolate Cake Day! RO

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  4. Interesting info. Have a lovely Sunday.

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  5. I've been to a few of the museums here in Las Vegas.

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  6. I assumed it came from the word "muse", but did not know about the seat part.

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