Fun Fact: Dentist Etymology

Fun facts about dentists

The words dentist and dentistry come from “dent” the Latin word for “tooth.”

3 Comments Add yours

  1. Emmylou says:

    As someone who self-studied Latin aeons ago, I can’t believe I don’t even know this.


  2. Christine says:

    We get a lot of words from latin


  3. Ananka says:

    The stuff of my nightmares! Not a fan of Dentists 😐 Good to know though


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