Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Fact of the Day: Rural

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

13 comments:

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

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

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

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  4. Very impressive silo and barn.
    Colin

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

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