Origin of English word EXCREMENT

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English Word


Edenic Word


Hebrew Word







[K( H)R]




The Indo-European “root” krei (to sieve, discriminate, distinguish) is the given source of EXCREMENT. For “sieve” there is a Kahf-Bhet-Resh word in Amos 9:9. There are also grid-like terms at GRID.

Ex -  is a prefix, and –ment is a suffix, so the AHD’s reconstructed root at least has the right KR sound.  But their prowess in discrimination too often smells of Eurocentric discrimination.   A word for waste cannot mean “distinguishing  out” with “-ment” having no meaning n the digestive system.   חרא K[H]aRAh is excrement in II Kings 18:27.  Latin excrementum is to mean that which the digestive system has sifted out.  Having EXCRETE and SECRETE rooted in sifting requires that the early Romans had expert knowledge of the digestive system’s discrimination of wastes. Blood and sweat are also excreted liquids which foul clothing, but do not involve  bodily sifting or discrimination. The vacating or expulsion of bodily materials is seen in the חר Het-Resh words at HERESY and HOLLOW.


Mired in their own waste, the lexicographes then make CERTAIN, CRIMINAL, DISCRIMINATE, ENDOCRINE, SECRET (see SECRET), and RIDDLE into alleged cognates of EXCREMENT – see GARBLE.

In Japanese chiri  is dirt, and  chirigami is toilet paper – you may recognize the “paper” element from origami.

Bible Verses

II Kings 18:27 ויאמר אליהם רב־שׁקה העל אדניך ואליך שׁלחני אדני לדבר את־הדברים האלה הלא על־האנשׁים הישׁבים על־החמה לאכל את חריהם ולשׁתות את־שׁיניהם עמכם׃

“But Rab-shakeh said unto them: ‘Hath my master sent me to thy master, and to thee, to speak these words? hath he not sent me to the men that sit on the wall, to eat their own dung, and to drink their own water with you?’”



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