Friday, June 20, 2008

How can these words be antonyms?

Ireful: Angry
Irenic: Peaceful, favoring conciliation

What a great language...
(I admit to knowing that Irene is from the Greek word for Peace and that Ire probably has Latin roots instead. But it's still a great language)

1 comment:

JR said...

It seems a little ironic.

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