Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
In the fourth-century Arian controversy, a person who held that God the Father and God the Son are of the same substance.Compare with homoiousian
- ‘The arguments between homoiousians and homoousians would be hysterically ridiculous if it weren't for the amount of blood shed over the letter ‘i’.’
Mid 16th century: from ecclesiastical Latin homousianus, from homousius, from Greek homoousios, from homos same + ousia essence, substance.
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.