A hapax a word that only appears once in a work, author’s oeuvre, or an entire language’s written record. I was fascinated by this article. It is a bit more scholarly that those I normally post in ‘fun’ (lots of classical Latin and Greek language references).

How Do You Decode a Hapax? (Also, What’s a Hapax?) — by Maya Nandakumar

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles...omenon-hapaxes