Reference Entry

pain

John Ayto

in The Diner’s Dictionary

Second edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199640249
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744433
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Pain is the French word for ‘bread’ (it comes from Latin panis, which originally meant simply ‘food’ and

Reference Entry.  125 words. 

Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink

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