Definition: Etymology; (Pronounced: et-uh-mol-uh-jee) Greek; noun
1. The study of the origin of words and the way in which their meanings have changed throughout history.
Why I love this word:
On the Gracious Lady Blog, you will find etymological words to muddle your mind in an endless fashion. Bring out your dictionary and follow along, as you always have. You just might learn something new.
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