Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Fact of the Day: Rural

The English word rural comes from the Latin word rur meaning "country". 

13 comments:

Kay said...

I took Latin for two years in high school and you’d think I’d remember something. sigh...

Christine said...

Interesting

Bob Bushell said...

Now I can speak Latin.

Pat Hatt said...

That it sure is

happyone said...

Always good to learn something new. Beautiful barn picture, looks like it could have been taken here in my neck of the woods.

Mary Kirkland said...

Well that makes sense.

Lois said...

I took two years of Latin in high school and it always amazes me how many of our words come from that language.

Huggybear said...

Very impressive silo and barn.
Colin

Martha said...

Makes sense.

Kirk said...

That's one huge barn.

Jen said...

I never knew this!

Susan Kane said...

Martha is right. Finally something makes sense in English languages.

Margaret D said...

True and it makes sense.