[ ohk-leevd ]
/ ˈoʊkˌlivd /
a geranium, Pelargonium quercifolium, of southern Africa, having oaklike leaves with purple veins and sparse clusters of purple flowers with darker markings.
Why Is Thursday Named For a Comic Book Character?Maybe you've read the comic books or seen some of the Marvel movies that feature a big blond guy named Thor, founding member of the Avengers and brother of Loki. But, Thursday is a bigger tribute to the Norse god of thunder than any movie or comic book upon which it's based. After all, it is “Thor’s day.”
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