"The socks and the shoes."

Translation:Οι κάλτσες και τα παπούτσια.

March 12, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tatonka71

Is Καλτσες related to calcetines in Spanish?

March 12, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jaye16
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The furthest back I could find was from Latin see this: here So, they both may have come from Latin or the Latin from something earlier. Interesting though isn't it?

March 12, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tatonka71

Etymology is such an interesting topic, I wish it would be taught in schools where I live!!

March 12, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jaye16
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Yes, I find it really interesting. You may like this if you haven't seen it already: etymology Enjoy :)

March 12, 2017
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