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Re: Vulture warm up





On Thu, 7 May 2009, Danvarner@aol.com wrote:

In a message dated 5/7/2009 6:39:35 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
david.marjanovic@gmx.at writes:
<< This is one of the cases where it  _helps_ to _not_ be a native speaker
of
English if you want to spell it  right. <sigh> >>

<sigh> I initally thought it was "heraldic",  but that wasn't the word
there. It seems to have become quite popular. DV

I looked up the etymology of herald, wondering if it was derived from Horus/Heru, but it wasn't.