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Etymology is the study of the history of words, their origins, and how their form and meaning have changed over time. By extension, the term "the change (of a ...

Wordorigins.org

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Sep 1, 2016 ... Etymological site offers a brief history of the English language, discussion boards and a search feature.

Online Etymology Dictionary

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History and evolution of more than 30000 words, including slang and technical terms.

Word origins | Oxford Dictionaries

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What is the origin of 'quiz'? Where did we get the... Language usage, grammar questions, punctuation, spelling, and language learning.

Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins - Oxford Reference

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"A treasure (from the Greek 'thesauros', treasure, store or storehouse) trove (past participle of an Anglo-Norman verb meaning 'to find') of verbal wonders" ...

Word origins | OxfordWords blog

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Jul 29, 2016 ... Category: Word origins. The Battenberg Cake was given its current name to celebrate the 1884 marriage of Prince Louis ...

Etymology (Word Origins) - Fun With Words

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Etymology: Word Origins. Where do words come from? How and when were they invented? Why are there so many different languages? Why do many ...

Amazon.com: Dictionary of Word Origins: Histories of More Than ...

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Editorial Reviews. Amazon.com Review. Learn about the hidden and often surprising histories of and connections between English words and their non- English ...

Etymology: Word Origins - Membean

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Etymology is that part of linguistics that studies word origins. English vocabulary words are formed from many different sources, especially Latin and Greek.

Origin | Define Origin at Dictionary.com

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to follow a stream to its origin. 2. rise or derivation from a particular source: the origin of a word. 3. the first stage of existence; beginning: the origin of Quakerism  ...

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