If an event is rare, it doesn’t happen often. If an object is rare, there aren’t many of its kind. Obviously, finding a rare gem is a rare occasion. Rare comes from the Latin word rarus, meaning “widely spaced,” as rare things are — whether in actual space or in time.
rare, scarce, and uncommon mean being in short supply. rare is usually used for an object or quality of which only a few examples are to be found and which is therefore especially appreciated. He found a rare gem. … Food was scarce that winter.
19 RAREST Things Found On Earth – YouTube
- WHITE PEACOCK. [00:23]
- THE CHINESE LANTER. [01:00]
- THE FLOWERVASE EWEL SQUID. [02:16]
- THE STANDING ELEPHANT. [03:19]
- PURPLE CORN. [04:32]
- KOROIT OPAL. [05:40]
- THE LIVING ROCK. [06:51]
- THE TASMANIAN GIANT CRAB. [08:36]