Etymology: Understanding the English Language

Etymology

1. Origin of the the derivation of a word.

2. A chronological account of the birth and development of a particular word or element of a word, often delineating its spread from one language to another and its evolving changes in form and meaning.

3. The study of historical linguistic change, especially as manifested individual words.

Etymon Book Reads

  • Modern Etymon –Etymon 1
  • Vol. 1 (A-D) – Etymon 2
  • Dictionary of English Etymology for Analyzing Expressions – Etymon 3
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