|About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us|
You are not logged in. [Log In] Wordsmith.org Forums Words with unusual etymologies labret Register Forums Calendar Active Threads Search Forum Help
#124834 - 03/08/04 04:18 PM labret Joined: Jan 2001
Posts: 13,858 wwh
Joined: Jan 2001
Date: Thu Aug 6 00:08:27 EDT 1998
labret (LAY-brit) noun
An ornament inserted into a perforation in the lip.
[Latin labrum, lip. + -ET.]
What fools these mortals be.
#217080 - 06/14/14 07:39 AM Re: labret [Re: wwh] Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 287 Bazr
Joined: Dec 2008
Ten years on and this is almost a common thing to see these insertions into perforations.
live in the moment
Moderated by Jackie
Forum Statistics Forums16Topics13,877Posts223,565Members9,002 Most Online3,341
Dec 9th, 2011
Newest Members Aladitya_khan, JdawgGaming, Hiteshi, JaneJane, Baldilocks
9002 Registered Users
Who's Online Now 0 registered members (), 55 guests, and 4 spiders. Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters(30 Days) LukeJavan8 32A C Bowden 15
Top Posters(All Time) wwh 13,858Faldage 13,803Jackie 11,613tsuwm 10,538LukeJavan8 8,871wofahulicodoc 7,310Buffalo Shrdlu 7,210AnnaStrophic 6,511Wordwind 6,296of troy 5,400
Forum Rules · Mark All Read Contact Us · Wordsmith.org · Top