Comments by apepch7

  • This word is beginning to rub me up the wrong way.

    July 7, 2008

  • 17th Century word for a measuring stick heard on Ch. 4 programme about the history of the law.

    June 16, 2008

  • OK what about hex then - that is associated with Am. folk magic and is (I think) derived from Hecate and Egyptian Heka.

    June 13, 2008

  • Hecate - witch goddess

    June 12, 2008

  • Yes Up and Atum indeed. With autofellatio you get the same effect without the need to shift your gear stick.

    June 12, 2008

  • Fishy fingers?

    June 12, 2008

  • The Ancient Egyptian god Atum created his children in an act of autofellatio.

    June 12, 2008

  • "The kungumam, which is made from the turmeric powder, is an auspicious symbol. When a girl or a married woman visits a house, it is a sign of respect (in case of an elderly lady) or blessings (in case of a young girl) to offer kumkum to them when they leave."

    ... and then get your face slapped?

    June 11, 2008

  • ka is an Ancient Egyptian word for the 'double', vitality or life force, represented by a pair of raised arms (possibly to embrace).

    June 2, 2008

  • ba is the Ancient Egyptian word for 'soul' or one part of the personality which survives death, represented by a human headed bird.

    June 2, 2008

  • an effective spirit (formed through the union of the ka and the ba).

    June 2, 2008

  • ya think you are?

    June 2, 2008

  • Is this a reference to Lindsay Lobhen?

    May 29, 2008

  • Sounds like - ostentatious and slightly mad (?) - who would want this guide in the otherworld?

    May 25, 2008

  • You mean we all have to share?

    May 23, 2008

  • Portuguese witch

    May 19, 2008

  • Great word use it all the time, keeps those damn witches away.

    May 19, 2008

  • Having the power to avert evil influence

    May 19, 2008