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by LukeJavan8
Sat Jan 23, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Whodunit
Replies: 3
Views: 576

Re: Whodunit

not I
by LukeJavan8
Fri Jan 22, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Moraine
Replies: 2
Views: 2988

Re: Moraine

most interesting, thanks
by LukeJavan8
Fri Jan 15, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Lacuna
Replies: 4
Views: 4899

Re: Lacuna

:D
by LukeJavan8
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:08 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Morosoph
Replies: 4
Views: 536

Re: Morosoph

Most interesting and curious. thanks slava and Doc.
by LukeJavan8
Tue Jan 05, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Nihilism
Replies: 8
Views: 2796

Re: Nihilism

Actually I do, especially when a conversation turns very academic, and I want to show I can keep up with the topic at hand, that and the Welsh town,which, when I was there in Wales, had a boy teach me the pronunciation. The last time was in conversation about the Scripture's saying Armageddon was de...
by LukeJavan8
Mon Jan 04, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Nihilism
Replies: 8
Views: 2796

Re: Nihilism

floccinaucinihilipilification

2021 and it's still my favorite word.
by LukeJavan8
Thu Dec 31, 2020 11:48 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Betray
Replies: 7
Views: 2917

Re: Betray

What is the "PM section"?
That's the Personal Message option in the Contact area.

Thank you Slava, I never saw this posting.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Dec 07, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: politics
Replies: 3
Views: 1203

Re: politics

I am sure that most of your readers will notice, as did I, your brief but partisan political commentary. This marks the first time I can remember you taking a political stand in the daily alphaDictionary posts, your otherwise neutral, non-biased posts notwithstanding. C Freund it may be the first t...
by LukeJavan8
Sun Dec 06, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Hallelujah!
Replies: 3
Views: 636

Re: Hallelujah!

If politics continue on this site = I am leaving.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Nov 30, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Pilgrim
Replies: 4
Views: 463

Re: Pilgrim

Totally am in agreement with you.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Nov 30, 2020 12:18 am
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Wampumpeag
Replies: 11
Views: 995

Re: Wampumpeag

The Llanfair name translated is

"The Church of St. Mary near the white hazel,
near the fierce whirlpool and the Church of
St. Tisilio near the Red Cave."

There you have it: whatever that is
by LukeJavan8
Sun Nov 29, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Wampumpeag
Replies: 11
Views: 995

Re: Wampumpeag

by LukeJavan8
Sun Nov 29, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Wampumpeag
Replies: 11
Views: 995

Re: Wampumpeag

There is a legend/myth that a Welsh prince named Madoc made his way to what is now North Dakota, and the Mandan Indians knew them and there was some sort of interrelation . I've been to that Welsh town with the long name. Saw it in my geography book in 6th grade with the curious long name. Was a del...
by LukeJavan8
Fri Nov 27, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Pilgrim
Replies: 4
Views: 463

Re: Pilgrim

Native quote seen on a T shirt here on a reservation:

The only promise they kept: to take our land.
by LukeJavan8
Wed Nov 18, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Philopatry
Replies: 4
Views: 628

Re: Philopatry

And Monarch butterflies return to the same
couple of acres in Mexico each autumn to breed.
Have been doing so for millenia.

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