In light of recent events manypeople do not understand the Arab culture and this lack of understanding stemsfrom lack of knowing. Arabs have contributed many positive ideas anddiscoveries to society one of which is the language. In this case, the Arabicword (kuton) origin serves in a wide variety of languages. The surroundingbirds represent these different languages/cultures that have taken the wordfrom this origin and bringing it to a new land to inhabit and adapt. Cottonhappens to be one of the many words that originate from Arabic and ironicallyenough this natural and organic element is used by all walks of life.