A Conversation for Butterflies

Flutterbys

Post 1

KateBygrave

I once heard that butterflies were called flutterbys. Is that a myth?


Flutterbys

Post 2

U168592

Most probably. The name is very onamatopaeic in itself and the original Anglo-Saxon even lent itself to word-play - and we know how much the Anglo-Saxons like their puns smiley - winkeye


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