A commode is any of several pieces of furniture. The word commode comes from
the French word for "convenient" or "suitable", which in turn comes from the Latin
Dec 1, 2012 ... Why do some folks call the toilet a commode? At one point in history, the
commode was a piece of furniture you'd put a chamberpot in. Today ...
Nov 19, 2009 ... A Brief History of Toilets ... John Thain's $35,000 "commode on legs" (technically
a table, not a toilet) ... It's unclear who first invented the toilet.
Thomas Crapper did not invent the flushing toilet. That is a Historical Myth.
However flushing toilets were a luxury at first and they did not become common
till the ...
The Porcelain God · Clean & Decent · Ancient History of the Toilet ... History of
Church Toilet Seats · History of Pressalit Toilet Seats · The Evolution of the Toilet
Aug 27, 2010 ... Nobody is entirely sure who first had the privilege of sitting on a toilet. Evidence
of advanced plumbing systems in the ancient world abounds, ...
The first first flush toilet was invented in 1775. ... King Minos of Crete had the first
flushing water closet recorded in history and that was over 2800 years ago.
7. A timeline of the toilet's evolution can help you make the right selection for your
Aug 18, 2011 ... Forget about skyscrapers, protected harbors or capital markets. The lowly toilet is
key to what makes modern cities possible.
Jun 15, 2014 ... Did you know that you spend up to 3 years of your lifetime on the toilet? Or that
that more people in the world have mobile phones than toilets?