Six obscure words this week

You get a bonus dose of obscure words this week!

I wrote an article over on the Navy General Board website about some obscure naval words that were hijacked into English. Most of them, needless to say, were pinched from old French. And most, as you’ll see, are far older than you’d think.

Here’s the link: https://www.navygeneralboard.com/how-some-key-naval-engineering-terms-migrated-into-english/

Jump across and check ’em out!

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