In Latin it originally meant "sand,"
then it came to mean "sand-strewn place of combat"; what word is
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
Similarly, the arena-virus is so-called
because it looks like a particle of sand.
In Spanish arena
has kept its original sense of sand.
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