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Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Origin of the genteel insult 'Berk'.

Apparently it comes from Cockney rhyming slang. The full term is "Berkshire hunt", which for for (um) another unflattering term that rhymes with "Hunt".

This delights me.

1 Comments:

At 8:33 pm, January 30, 2007, Blogger Rob McC said...

I like the word "twunt"

 

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