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ˌɛt əˈmɒl ə dʒi

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  1. etymology(noun)

    a history of a word

  2. etymology(noun)

    the study of the sources and development of words

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. etymology(n.)

    Synonyms:
    science of etymons

  2. etymology(n.)

    Synonyms:
    derivation

  3. etymology(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Gram.) inflection (of the parts of speech)

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  1. RICARDO(RAS CARDO)SCOTT B.A., M.S.R, J.D.:

    RASTA ICABULARY IS THE RASTA VERSION OF ALL ENGLISH VOCABULARY AND ETYMOLOGY OF WORDS , PHRASES AND SPEECHES. THIS WAS CONCEIVED AND DEVELOPED BY RAS CARDO AND PETER TOSH IN 1964 TRENCH TOWN. IT WAS INCORPORATED AND COPYRIGHTED IN RAS CARDO- REGGAE LYRICS- A REGGAE EDUCATION. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED GLOBALLY. RAS CARDO WAS ALSO A MENTOR OF PETER TOSH IN TRENCH TOWN. THE SOURCE OF THE PHRASE WRITTEN BELOW COMES FROM THIS.

  2. Salman Rushdie:

    Names, once they are in common use, quickly become mere sounds, their etymology being buried, like so many of the earth's marvels, beneath the dust of habit.

  3. Mike Kellen:

    Etymology, n.: Some early etymological scholars come up with derivations that were hard for the public to believe. The term "etymology" was formed from the Latin "etus" ("eaten"), the root "mal" ("bad"), and "logy" ("study of"). It meant "the study of things that are hard to swallow."


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