If names denote roles, which is the
father of light: Abner or Abiezer?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics (meaning), linguistics, neologism, idiom, word origin, syntax, dialect, lexicon (vocabulary), diction, pidgin, synonym, antonym, homonym, cant, argot, lingo, and redundancy.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
In Hebrew Abner means "father or light"
and Abiezer means "father of help." Similarly, Abiathar, father of abundance;
Abigail, father of joy; Abida, father of knowledge; Abidan, father of
judgement; and Abijam, father of the sea.
Please note that these are draft questions for the board game MooT.
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