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Gnomes (Was: what is an aorist?)

From:caeruleancentaur <caeruleancentaur@...>
Date:Monday, July 11, 2005, 12:53
--- In, Ray Brown <ray.brown@F...> wrote:

>Before the humorists weigh in - no, a gnomic statements are not
>made by strange dwarf-like creatures (tho I shall probably be too >late ;)
No, you are not too late but, darn, I wanted to be the first! :-) In looking up the origin of "gnomic," I did discover, however, the etymology of "gnome." Paracelsus coined it! I wonder why he had a need for the word. Charlie


Ray Brown <ray.brown@...>