3 Words

I got them from a HSBC ad in Bangkok. Thought they would be prophetic stones that I could carry for the new year.


c.1300, from L. respectus “regard,” lit. “act of looking back at one,” pp. of respicere “look back at, regard, consider,” from re- “back” + specere “look at”


c.1500, from M.L. gratitudo “thankfulness,” from L. gratus “thankful, pleasing”


late 14c., “act of being hospitable,” from O.Fr. hospitalité, from L. hospitalitem (gen. hospitalitas) “friendliness to guests,” from hospes (gen. hospitis) “guest”


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