Thoughts about plants, games, King Arthur, and direct eye contact on public transportation.
Friday, June 27, 2014
Origins of Chair
The word 'chair' comes from the old French 'chaire', but originally from the Latin 'cathedra', a noun which could be interpreted as a literal seat or as the authority of a teacher or religious leader. Because of this, 'cathedral' and 'chair' share the same root.