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Definition of Etymology

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- Etymology (/ˌɛtɪˈmɒlədʒi/) is the study of the history of words. By extension, the etymology of a word means its origin and development throughout history...
- Folk etymology (also known as po****r etymology, analogical reformation, reanalysis, morphological reanalysis or etymological reinterpretation) is a change...
- A false etymology (fake etymology, po****r etymology, etymythology, pseudo-etymology, or par(a)etymology) is a po****r but false belief about the origin...
- This is a list of etymological lists. List of company name etymologies List of computer term etymologies List of band name etymologies List of chemical...
- An etymological fallacy is committed when an argument makes a claim about the present meaning of a word based exclusively on that word's etymology. It...
- The etymology of the various words for tea reflects the history of transmission of tea drinking culture and trade from China to countries around the world...
- (disambiguation) Etymology Toponymy United States History of California History of California before 1900 List of state and territory name etymologies of the United...
- Sarajevo (/ˌsærəˈjeɪvoʊ/ SARR-ə-YAY-voh; Cyrillic: Сарајево, pronounced [sǎrajeʋo] (listen); see names in other languages) is the capital and largest city...
- Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. —George Santayana History (from Gr**** ἱστορία, historia, meaning "inquiry; knowledge acquired...
- Proto-Germanic *skaðwa- (meaning "shadow"). John McKinnell comments that this etymology suggests that the goddess Skaði may have once been a personification of...