Wednesday, May 20, 2009
funny word of the day: ukelele
Definition from Merriam-Webster:
uke·le·le \ˌyü-kə-ˈlā-lē, ˌü-\
Hawaiian ʽukulele, from ʽuku flea + lele jumping
: a small guitar of Portuguese origin popularized in Hawaii in the 1880s and strung typically with four strings
Instrument is most closely associated with Hawaiian culture and Tiny Tim.