“ Or·phic (ôrfk) adj. Greek Mythology Of or ascribed to Orpheus: the Orphic poems; Of, relating to, or characteristic of the dogmas, mysteries, and philosophical principles set forth in the poems ascribed to Orpheus.
and North England. Conspicuous Origin Kenspeckle is of uncertain origin, though it is comparable to the Norwegian term kjennespak meaning "quick at recognizing, literally, know-clever." It entered English in the early
Laconic - using few words, concise. Ex: A laconic reply. Origin: Derived from Laconia, Greece. The people of this region, which held Sparta as its capital, were said to be brief and concise in speech and writing.