Word of the Day: “Quotidian”

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September 1, 2014 by JImbo

 

Definition of quotidian (adj)

  • Bing Dictionary
    • quo·tid·i·an
    • [ kwō tíddee ən ]
    •  
    1. commonplace: of the most ordinary everyday kind
    2. done daily: done or experienced on a daily basis
    3. recurring daily: describes a fever that recurs or flares up every day

 

I ran across this today in relation to a Smithsonian article on Stonehenge. As in “Stonehenge was perhaps not the site of quotidian religious ceremonies, but rather a Sarcred Graveyard.”

Well ya learn something new every day!

 

 

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One thought on “Word of the Day: “Quotidian”

  1. Patrick says:

    Sounds more like something a famous person or writer would say.

    Like

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