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The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

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The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology is the most comprehensive etymological dictionary of the English language ever published. It is based on the original edition of The Oxford English Dictionary but much augmented by further research on the etymology of English and other languages.

Synopsis:

This comprehensive dictionary by one of our century's greatest language scholars provides a clear and brief account of the origins, history, and sense-development of more than 38,000 words.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780198611127
Editor:
Onions, Charles T.
Author:
Onions, Charles T.
With:
Burchfield, Robert W.
With:
Friedrichsen, G. W. S.
Editor:
Onions, C. T.
Author:
Onions, C. T.
Author:
Friedrichsen, G. W. S.
Author:
Burchfield, R. W.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Location:
Oxford :
Subject:
General
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
Etymology
Subject:
Linguistics | The English Language
Subject:
English language -- Etymology.
Subject:
Linguistics - General
Subject:
Linguistics - Etymology
Subject:
Dictionaries
Edition Number:
4
Series Volume:
186
Publication Date:
19661231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
5 diagrams
Pages:
1042
Dimensions:
9.62x6.52x2.33 in. 3.65 lbs.

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