Fun Fact: Clue Etymology

Fun facts about mystery

The English word clue is also related to the more obscure English word clew. It really meant a ball of thread with the context being it can lead you out of a labyrinth.

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  1. Theresa says:

    I love the game Clue. It’s my favorite! Didn’t know t the etymology though.

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