​Spectacle – Something worth seeing

Spectacle – A show worth beholding.

The word ‘spectacle’ dates back to the first common language of all modern Indian and European languages – the word then was ‘Spek’ which meant ‘to see’, it is from this root that we get ‘spectacles’ as in glasses. In Roman times ‘spectaculum’ was used to refer to the Roman games, meaning ‘something to be watched’. 

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