Letter #17 - 2004
I need some information please
8/18/2004 2:00:11 PM MDT
I was discussing Chess with my 11 year old nephew and he asked me why the Castle is also called a
Could you please help me with this question.
The term comes from the Arabian “rukh” which means
The English word Rook sounds very much like “rukh” which may explain it's name.
The Rook sometimes is also called “the castle”.
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