A German word-of-the-day, usually from the week's news
“Shamed.” Related to the French verb honnir, to shame, used in the English motto “Honi soit, qui mal y pense.” Which is often translated into German as “a schelm” or “a schuft” is “whoever thinks evil there.”
(Fer HÖH nt.)
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