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2014-05-15 23:14:11

Nashville's only Gaelic sports club prepares for six-week competitive season, culminating in a city-wide tournament in the fall. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 The Nashville Gaelic Athletic Club (Nashville GAC) announced the launch their inaugural city hurling league Saturday, May 10, the first of its kind in Tennessee. League play will officially begin June 1, though new members will be welcomed at any point after. Three teams will play competitive matches for the duration of the...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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