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Pronounced: EE-koh-toe-pee-uh (alternatively, EK-oh-toe-pee-uh), noun

Notes: I didn’t know the word, but it made sense later


Yesterday’s word

The word espy means “to see at a distance; catch sight of”

First usage

This word goes back to the late 1100s or early 1200s

Background / Comments

As I noted yesterday, I might have had the correct meaning, but I thought that the word was pronounced “ES-pee” and couldn’t guess the definition. Our word comes from the Middle English word espyen, which comes from the Old French word espier.

Published by Richard

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

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