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Origins of the English word able?

"able" comes from the Latin word "habilis" which also means able, or capable. "Habilis" comes from the Latin verb "habere", to have/hold, and the suffix "ilis", equivalent to (MORE)

List out tough English words?

These are few of the tough words in english.....try and learn this....... 1."blackball" blackball \\BLAK-bawl\\ (verb tr.) - 1 : To vote against, especially to prevent som (MORE)

Was the language of the Normans Old Norse?

That is incorrect. Old Norse, the language of the Vikings, is a North Germanic language once spoken in Scandinavia, the Faroe Islands, Iceland, and Greenland.
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Norse word for hunter?

Hubert is an Ancient Germanic name that could have been used by  people of the Norse culture because the Germanic tribes included  the Danes and the Swedes. Hubert was the p (MORE)