Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Wondrous Words Wednesday


Wondrous Words Wednesday

My words today are taken from Destination Truth by Josh Gates

1. dosimeter- Measures an individual's or an object's exposure to something in the environment.

2. sarcophagus- is a funeral receptacle for a corpse, most commonly carved or cut from stone.

3. shaloming- greetings, good day, good morning, bonjour, etc.

5 comments:

  1. I knew sarcophagus from visiting Egyptian exhibits. Thanks for playing along!

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  2. Shaloming is a great word! I want to use it. :)

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  3. Shaloming is the only one I knew. I'm sure it's from shalome or "peace to you."

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  4. I knew sarcophagus from Egyptian exhibitions too, and have seen Napoleon's sarcophagus in Paris. Interesting words.

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    1. bermudaonion, Suko, Margot, Louise- Thanks! for visiting my words.

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