Thoughts about plants, games, King Arthur, and direct eye contact on public transportation.
Monday, May 11, 2015
Origins of Plate
'Plate' originates in the Greek word 'platus,' which means 'flat.' This developed into the Old French 'plat,' referring to a platter or other such serving dish, and finally became the English 'plate' that we know and love. I've only just now realized that plate and platter have the same root.