OT - Portus

Graydon oak at uniserve.com
Fri Oct 2 18:27:42 EDT 2009


On Fri, Oct 02, 2009 at 11:21:56PM +0100, Cotty scripsit:
> On 3/10/09, Derby Chang, discombobulated, unleashed:
> >I like how the Romans called their port Port
> 
> There's that echo again....

It's not so much that the Romans called their port "Port" as that we
call our ports "port" because the Romans called their port Port.

-- Graydon




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