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colo, colere, colui, cultus

The word culture has been linked to the Latin the verb colo which relates to build, cuitivate, cherish, worship (see below).These links betwen culture and agriculture in Latin are found also in earlier Sanskrit metaphors relating to: Cultivate (q.v.). Latin Verb: Latin: colere, colo, colui, cultus (cultium) has the following meanings: till, cultivate, inhabit, worship cherish or revere (as in a cult) cultivate; inhabit; care for, cherish; worship seek favor of, make friends with
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