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Thread #59418   Message #2934640
Posted By: Amos
25-Jun-10 - 11:28 AM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
besognio
. A low, worthless fellow: coll.: ca. 1620–1840. Pron. and often spelt besonio. Ex It. bisogna via S.E. beso(g)nio, a raw soldier.


I just love it when a bunch of morphemes come together in a good way.


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