xaviera's Blog

16 Jul 2021

Where does the word quarter come from

| xaviera

So quarter is a noun and means to divide into four equal portions and the origin of the word is Latin. Another definition is. One of four equal parts into which something is divisible, and another is, any of various units of capacity or weight equal to or derived from one fourth of some larger unit. Their are so many definitions of the word quarter I would never be able to type them all.

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