Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1The site of the crucifixion of Jesus; Calvary.
- 1.1as noun a golgotharare A graveyard or burial place.‘a golgotha of decaying bones’graveyard, churchyard, burial ground, burial place, burying place, burying ground, garden of remembranceView synonyms
- 1.1as noun a golgotharare A graveyard or burial place.
From late Latin, via Greek from an Aramaic form of Hebrew gulgoleth ‘skull’ (see Matt. 27:33).
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.