2 Replies ・ Started by iwatejeff at 2021-01-05 00:12:26 UTC ・ Last reply by thadi at 2021-01-15 18:43:42 UTC
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Happy New Year / Happy 丑年 Jisho users. Did you know that while the word ワクチン derives from the German word vakzin. The etymology of the word vaccine is as follows: late 18th century: from Latin vaccinus, from vacca ‘cow’ (because of the early use of the cowpox virus against smallpox).. With 2021 being the year of the cow, it can be said in a roundabout way, that 2021 is also the year of the vaccine.

Miwa Admin at 2021-01-13 16:52:19 UTC

👏👏👏 This is super interesting! Happy new year!! Thanks for sharing:)

thadi at 2021-01-15 18:43:42 UTC

That's really interesting indeed! Thanks for sharing.

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