Message - Re: silly question, tough to answer

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Posted by  Richard Haut on October 30, 2002 at 13:45:30:

In Reply to:  Re: silly question, tough to answer posted by Peter on October 30, 2002 at 12:53:12:

the words gained common usage, but originate with corruptions of the original.

however the Danish parallel is curious because the word seems to be both 'to build' and a 'building', so since I am not aware of any Latin connection, it is possible that it is the real origin of the word "building".

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