Re: CHAT: Omen (was Amen)
|From:||John Cowan <jcowan@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, June 19, 2002, 0:42|
Andy Canivet scripsit:
> Okay - so I have another question - call it a rhyming game I guess. Om may
> not be related to Amen, but Om + Amen reminds me of the word omen. Now that
> the amen problem has been licked - what's the origin of the word omen?
Latin. There's no hope, Andy. BTW, you can find out these things
very easily at http://www.m-w.com, or even a real dictionary.
John Cowan <jcowan@...> http://www.reutershealth.com
I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen, http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith. --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_