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etymologies Explained

Etymologies at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Etymology \Et`y*mol"o*gy\ (-j[y^]), n.; pl. {Etymologies}
(-j[i^]z). [L. etymologia, Gr. 'etymologi`a; 'e`tymon etymon
+ lo`gos discourse, description: cf. F. ['e]tymologie. See
{Etymon}, and {-logy}.]
1. That branch of philological science which treats of the
history of words, tracing out their origin, primitive
significance, and changes of form and meaning.

2. That part of grammar which relates to the changes in the
form of the words in a language; inflection.

etymologies at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: IPA » /ɛtɪˈmɒlədʒiːz/


  • Inter: plural of » etymology


    * etymologise

  • Category: Category:English plurals ending in "-ies" -
    Translation: ar » etymologies
    Translation: et » etymologies
    Translation: eo » etymologies
    Translation: fr » etymologies
    Translation: ku » etymologies
    Translation: mg » etymologies
    Translation: my » etymologies
    Translation: no » etymologies
    Translation: oc » etymologies
    Category: simple:etymologies -
    Translation: zh » etymologies

    étymologies at English (WD) Of Explained:



    * Inter: IPA » /e.ti.mɔ.lɔ.ʒi/|lang=fr, Inter: X-SAMPA » /e.ti.mO.lO.Zi/|lang=fr
  • Inter: homophones » étymologie|lang=fr
  • Inter: hyphenation » é|ty|mo|lo|gies|lang=fr


    Inter: head » fr|plural|sort=etymologies Inter: f » p

  • Inter: plural of » étymologie|lang=fr|sort=etymologies

  • Translation: el » étymologies
    Translation: fr » étymologies
    Translation: mg » étymologies
    Translation: sv » étymologies