Sista Earth and Sky wrote: I am no expert in Latin by any means; however, my grandmother studied the language. In Latin, there can be multiple translations of a single English word, with each having its own meaning or context.
Those examples I gave were Spanish. I'm not an expert either. But a lot of my colleagues are Spanish and told me that "neg" in their language meant black. My only point is how words can evolve from one language to another and how it can sometimes take a whole different meaning of its own. But!