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Pat wrote:Quote:Latin? Greek surely - Calibos hunting the herd of winged horses at the well of the moon, Perseus etc.
-us would tend to be a Latin ending though: isn't Greek usually -os? Terrifying to think that my year of studying Greek was 40 years ago...
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JimC wrote:us would tend to be a Latin ending though
Does that hold true for names? I think that Pegasus is the beast's name.
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Oh dear, what have I started!!
Mind you, very intersting hearing all the comments...