Saturday, 5 May 2012



1. A nickname.
2. An additional, fourth name given to a person by the ancient Romans in allusion to some achievement or other circumstance, as “Africanus” in “Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus.”

Give a cat a name
An agnomen soon takes its place
It doesn’t care.

1 comment:

Dina said...

Oi, Kitty has found the warmest place in the house!
Agnomen, a good word to know.