Word Addition- Katabasis
15 Jan 07
The word Katabasis has greek origins. It means 'going underworld'.It is often used in greek mythology It also means going from the interior towards the coast . Another word Anabasis means expedition from the coast to the interior of a country.
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19 Jan 07
Here you go on Etmyology http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Etymology/ . Take from the above Link... "Etymology is the study of the history of words — when they entered a language, from what source, and how their form and meaning have changed." Hope this helps. Thanks for Sharing the news words. - DNatureofDTrain