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Goodbye - Wikipedia

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Goodbye is a parting phrase. It is a contraction of God be with ye. Goodbye may also refer to: ... "Goodbye's (The Saddest Word)", a song by Celine Dion, 2002; " Goodbye", by ...

etymology - What is the origin of the word "goodbye"? - English ...

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Aug 20, 2010 ... I've heard that goodbye comes from God be with you. Is that true? If so how did it become good? Did goodbye always have the same meaning ...

Is it true that “goodbye” is actually short for a religious phrase ...

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Aug 10, 2010 ... The word is a contraction of a, which means “to,” and Dios, which means ... Unlike good-bye, the history of hello involves hunting dogs and a ...

Good-bye | Define Good-bye at Dictionary.com

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Word Origin and History for goodbye. Expand. also goodbye, good bye, good-by, 1590s, from godbwye (1570s), itself a contraction of God be with ye (late 14c.) ...

Where The Term Goodbye Comes From - Today I Found Out

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Jan 16, 2012 ... Today I found out the origin of the termGoodbye”. “Goodbye” comes from the term “Godbwye” a contraction of the phrase “God be with ye”. .... Forgotten History : The M247 Sergeant York and Its Propensity to Lock Onto ...

The Origins of the Word "Goodbye" | MYSTAGOGY RESOURCE ...

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Dec 23, 2010 ... The first word of the expression is now good and not God, for good ... So next time you say "goodbye", remember the origin of the word is in fact ...

bye - definition of bye in English | Oxford Dictionaries

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Main definitions of bye in English. : byebye ... an assigned opponent: 'he has a bye into the second round' .... The Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2016 is.

goodbye - definition of goodbye in English | Oxford Dictionaries

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Definition of goodbye in English: goodbye. (US goodby) .... The Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2016 is... 1920s2 315x190. 20 words from the 1920s.

good-bye - Online Etymology Dictionary

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salutation in parting, also goodbye, good bye, good-by, 1590s, from godbwye ( 1570s), a contraction of God be with ye (late 14c.), influenced by good day, good  ...

Bye | Definition of Bye by Merriam-Webster

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Define bye: sports : a situation in which a player or team is allowed to go forward to ... See words that rhyme with bye Britannica English: Translation of bye for ...