How long has the term “cents” been in existence to describe a frequency adjustment? The implications may be very important.
WORD – LOGOS – vibration
If we ignore ‘sounds’ and the etymology of words (based on the ORAL traditions) the road back to a universal truth will be a very, very long one.
Where did the word cent or cents derive?
Ever play the game ‘CHARADES’?
Step 1: Review charades gestures
Review common charades gestures. Cranking an old-time movie camera means the answer will be a film title. Making a rectangle with your thumbs and index fingers indicates a TV show. Holding up fingers indicates number of words; laying fingers on your arm indicates syllables in a word; and tugging on your ear means ‘’sounds like.’’
tugging on your ear means ‘’sounds like.’’
….how did Mary get pregnant with jesus?
….did god whisper sweet nothings into Mary’s ear?
….descent of Inanna (a very old Sumerian tale) ….
‘From the great above she set her mind to the great below.’
Samuel Noah Kramer says that in that Sumerian story that the …
“Mind means EAR”
sense (n.) Look up sense at Dictionary.com
c.1400, “faculty of perception,” also “meaning or interpretation” (esp. of Holy Scripture ), from O.Fr. sens, from L. sensus “perception, feeling, undertaking, meaning,” from sentire “perceive, feel, know,” prob. a fig. use of a lit. meaning “to find one’s way,” from PIE base *sent- “to go” (cf. O.H.G. sinnan “to go, travel, strive after, have in mind, perceive,” Ger. Sinn “sense, mind,” O.E. sið “way, journey,” O.Ir. set, Welsh hynt “way”). Application to any one of the external or outward senses (touch, sight, hearing, etc.) first recorded 1526.
“Hornkostel cites a Negro tribe that has a separate word for seeing, but employs a common term for hearing, tasting, smelling, and touching.” [A.G. Engstrom, “Philological Quarterly,” XXV, 1946]
The verb meaning “to perceive by the senses” is recorded from 1598. Senses “mental faculties, sanity” is attested from 1568.
Cent >> scent >> sense >> uncommon poetic interpretations.
However cents only related to music or mo’ money is where the ego dwells.
Ever notice how some music really stinks?
Ever hear of the song ‘smelly cats’
Did you know that the NOSE is chiral, and that chirality implies asymmetry?
Maybe that is why a dog is man’s best friend?
Maybe a dog can smell symmetrically?
I know their cents of hearing is much better than ours.
Life without poetry is just a bunch of noise, haste and waste.
That would be my 2 cents worth…
I like to think I am trying to use all ‘ 7 sense’ in the garden of Eden.
Carry on, stand at ease, as you were.