etymology

[ et-uh-mol-uh-jee ]SEE DEFINITION OF etymology

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Cat language has been reduced to etymology in several tongues.

Why does the meaning of words depart so widely from their etymology?

The etymology of the euphonious word "Lobskous" I am unable to give.

I say, what 's the derivation of your cockie-leekie,—the etymology of the phrase?

I refer not merely, of course, to its etymology, but rather to its spiritual import.

The etymology of the word koldun is still, I believe, a moot point.

Criticism, as its etymology indicates, is the act of judging.

It makes a feature of the derivation or etymology of the words.

The etymology of the names of these two deities indicates their meaning and relation.

Many conjectures have been made as to the etymology of oriel.

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