Etymology of ‘Tag’
  • 19 July 2018
How factual is the claim that the name of the children's game "tag" originated as...
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Etymology of ‘Tag’
Etymology of 86
  • 10 March 2009
Did the term '86' (to get rid of someone or something) enter the English language...
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Etymology of 86
What Does Pumpernickel Mean?
  • 20 May 2001
Is pumpernickel bread named after a horse? Does it translate to 'devil's fart'? So many...
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What Does Pumpernickel Mean?
The History of the Middle Finger
  • 25 September 1999
The 'middle finger salute' did not derive from the defiant gestures of English archers whose...
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The History of the Middle Finger
Etymology of the the ‘F-Word’
  • 13 July 1999
Did the word 'fuck' originate as an acronym of the phrase 'for unlawful carnal knowledge'?
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Etymology of the the ‘F-Word’