In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- As the Queen's astrologer, Dee cast horoscopes for Elizabeth and selected the day for her coronation.
- However, my intention is not to give the delineation of my horoscope but to show how we can join occidental astrology with vedic astrology.
- Some Arabic horoscopes were based on astronomical tables calculated in India.
- In Burma, a horoscope is cast shortly after birth and regularly consulted throughout life, especially when any major changes in normal routines have occurred or are imminent.
- He was a child prodigy who went to Leipzig university at the age of 11, published his first almanac at the age of 12 and at age 15 was casting horoscopes for the Hapsburg Emperor Frederick III.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.