Miscellaneous, Words I Like

igniferous

What’s It Mean?

adj. producing fire.

Etymology

Latin ignifer; ignis (fire) + ferre (to carry)

Stumbled upon this one while reading a short story by Sir Terry Pratchett and couldn’t ignore it. “FTB”, originally published as “The Megabyte Drive to Believe in Santa Claus.” You can find it in his Anthology “A Blink of The Screen,”  a wonderful read of which I’m about halfway through.

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