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- Etymology (/ˌɛtɪˈmɒlədʒi/, ET-im-OL-ə-jee) is the scientific study of the origin and evolution of a word's semantic meaning across time, including its...
- Folk etymology – also known as (generative) po****r etymology, analogical reformation, (morphological) reanalysis and etymological reinterpretation –...
- etymology (fake etymology or pseudo-etymology) is a false theory about the origin or derivation of a specific word or phrase. When a false etymology becomes...
- Proto-Germanic *skaðwa- (meaning "shadow"). John McKinnell comments that this etymology suggests that the goddess Skaði may have once been a personification of...
- Look up etymology in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Etymology is the study of the history of words. Etymology or etymologies may also refer to: Etymologiae...
- An etymological fallacy is an argument of equivocation, arguing that a word is defined by its etymology, and that its customary usage is therefore incorrect...
- 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...
- English etymology is the study of where English words came from. It may refer to: History of the English language English words of Gr**** origin List of...
- The etymology of the various Chinese words for the English word tea reflects the history of transmission of tea drinking culture and trade from China...
- Argentina (an Italian adjective meaning "silvery") is ultimately derived from the Latin argentum "silver" and the feminine of the adjectival suffix -inus...