In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- So you priests better be careful with all that talk about the sinners and the unbelievers and heretics burning in hell.
- We have already been irrevocably tarred with the stain of sinner, unbeliever and infidel.
- I am English, born in Britain, but I am referred to as a heretic, unbeliever, infidel, etc., because I am a Pagan.
- In short, they held a place between heretic and unbeliever.
- We plan evangelistic services and events for unbelievers; worship services are for believers.
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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.