Record Number : 96011 of 13452

Title : Online etymology dictionary

Description :
The website Online Etymology Dictionary is an amateur site which marshals together etymological resources online. The dictionary is searchable online. There is also a useful list of abbreviations and links to relevant works such as the Oxford English Dictionary (OED). A few selected links are included to sources on Old High German, Old French and Old Norse for example. A good site, which provides a variety of interesting sources for the etymology of words, and which is constructed in such as way that a new search is created each time. Therefore it changes with the Internet content. It is an excellent tool for those seeking the origins of words, the usage of words and their contexts, and also as a dictionary.

URL : http://www.etymonline.com/

Controlled Keywords : linguistics; etymology;

Language : eng;

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