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The Oxford dictionary of English etymology

The Oxford dictionary of English etymology

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Etymology -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by C.T. Onions ; with assistance of G.W.S. Friedrichsen and R.W. Burchfield.
    ContributionsOnions, C. T. 1873-1965., Friedrichsen, George Washington Salisbury., Burchfield, R. W.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 1024 p. ;
    Number of Pages1024
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23233129M
    ISBN 100198611129

    is a notable etymological dictionary of the English language, published by Oxford University Press. Editions C. T. Onions, G. W. S. Friedrichsen, R. W. Burchfield (, reprinted , , ) ISBN 0 19 9 Also published by OUP: The. What's new: as our lexicographers monitor the language developments related to Covid, 21 words, sub-entries, and revisions have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary in an additional update, including self-isolation, flatten the curve, and social distancing. New article: with great social change comes great linguistic change.


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