Re: Star Trek etymology
Etymologists must be lots of fun at parties.
Darth Vader dark + Lat. vadere, vasus -to walk.Dark walker as opposite of Luke skywalker
Apparently, all those interpretations of "Darth Vader" meaning "Dark Father" over the last 30 years were wrong.
Moe: I'll take the blonde!
Larry: I'll take the brunette!
Curly: I'll take the Black and Tan!
--Wee Wee Monsieur (1938)
Last edited by Melakon; August 23 2013 at 12:41 AM.
Reason: belated discovery of missing quote bracket