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Gota and Gout, Gutter

Gota, Spanish for “drop” comes from the Latin gutta for the same. From this  root we also get the English gout and… gutter. What is gout, after all, if not a pain that is a constant drip or a gutter, if not a collection of dirty water drops? The g-l sounds are consistent among all variations.

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