25 Everyday Things You Never Knew Had Names..

We do a lot of things in our daily routines. But do you know we don’t know what half of these things we see, do or simply overlook are called? Take a look at 25 everyday things you never knew actually had names..

1. Petrichor: the way it smells outside after rain.

2. Purlicue: the space between the thumb and forefingers.

3. Wamble: stomach rumbling.

4. Aglet: the plastic coating on a shoelace.

5. Vagitus: the cry of a newborn baby.

6. Glabella: the space between your eyebrows.

7. Chanking: spat-out food.

8. Lunule: the white, crescent shaped part of the nail.

9. Peen: the side opposite the hammer’s striking side.

10. Tines: the prongs on a fork.

11. Souffle cup: a ketchup/condiment cup.

12. Natiform: something that resembles a butt.

13. Phosphenes: the lights you see when you close your eyes and press your hands to them.

14. Nurdle: a tiny dab of toothpaste.


15. Box tent: the table in the middle of a pizza box.


16. Cornicione: the outer part of the crust on a pizza.

17. Barm: the foam on a beer.

18. Rasceta: the lines on the inside of your wrist.

19. Overmorrow: the day after tomorrow.

20. Ferrule: the metal part at the end of a pencil.

21. Punt: the bottom of a wine bottle.

22. Keeper: the loop on a belt that keeps the end in place after it has passed through the buckle.

23. Minimus: your little toe or finger.

24. Zarf: the cardboard sleeve on a coffee cup.

25. Agraffe: the wired cage that holds the cork in a bottle of champagne.



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