Thursday, April 16, 2015

A to Z Challenge: Natatorium

This month brings the A to Z Challenge, which I choose to meet with a series of words that thus far may have escaped your attention, sometimes deservedly so. Today's word is

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A swimming pool.


loverofwords said...

Has to have a Latin origin. Romans called their bathing pools nataoriums?

Bob Sanchez said...

Yep. The French nager and the Spanish nadar have the same root.

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

That's a new one for me.