Did You Know…? is a series of postings about interesting (at least to me) facts about the Basques.
Did You Know…?
- Interesting facts about Basque whaling and sailors. (August 21, 2015)
- The element tungsten was discovered by two Basque brothers. (July 25, 2015)
- An English sword was named the bilbo after the Basque city of Bilbao. (July 22, 2015)
- The Basque language has mixed with other languages. (June 28, 2015)
- The name of the state of Arizona might be of Basque origin. (June 7, 2015)
- That piece of lingerie, the basque, is named after traditional Basque costume. (June 7, 2015)
- Molybdomancy is telling the future using molten lead. (June 7, 2015)