waitron

Pronounced: WAY-trahn, noun

Notes: I’m posting this word because it came up, and I didn’t know it, but I don’t like it (more about it tomorrow)


Yesterdays’ word

The word eldritch means “weird; supernatural; eerie”

Background

The origin is not certain. One theory is that is comes from Old English elf + rice (realm).

First usage

This word goes back to the early 1500s.

Published by Richard

Christian, lover-of-knowledge, Texan, and other things.

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