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2009-08-07 06:38:16

Israeli singer David Broza received Spain's royal medal of honor for his contribution to Spanish-Israeli relations and promoting tolerance, Israeli media said. During a concert performance in Tel Aviv to promote his latest album Wednesday evening, a representative of the Spanish Embassy in Israel handed the 53-year-old singer, songwriter a medal from the king. A statement released by King Juan Carlos 1 said Broza was awarded the country's Civil Order Medal of Honor, which grants him all the...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'