dithyramb

Pronounced: DITH-uh-ram (alt: DITH-uh-ramb), noun

Notes: I don’t think I’ve run across this word in reading


Yesterday’s word

The word samfie means “a swindler or a con man”

First usage

Our word came into English in the 1920s

Background / Comments

It’s not entirely certain where this word hails from; it is thought to be from a language in West Africa (possibly).

Published by Richard

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

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