XANTIPODES - Socrates' wife has large feet.

What intrigues me is the pluralization rule that makes -pous into -podes. Know any other examples that crept into English? Anybody?

Edit: (My feet of clay are showing. I didn't know what you meant by jar/stevens and urn/keats, so I looked them up. Now I do. Nice!)

Last edited by wofahulicodoc; 08/02/13 06:35 PM.