Thus, some of the best and furthest-descended English words --the etymological
Howards and Percys --are now democratised, nay, plebeianised --so to speak --in the New World.
Thus the two verbs , to severe and to separate, have the same etymological
root, namely, to divide into several parts.
Summary: I deduce that Barney was not too pleased with the wife who, obviously, checked both 'pies' out in his etymological
dictionary before calling him
In sections on Eustathios as a scholar, his style, and his place in history, they examine such topics as a technical approach to the etymological
remarks in his commentary on Iliad Book Six, captain of Homer's guard: the reception of Eustathios in modern Europe, whether he was an orator or a grammarian in Ad Stylitam quendam Thassalonicensem, Achaeans on crusade, and more than a shepherd to his flock: Eustathios and the management of ecclesiastical property.
For undisclosed reasons the etymological
background of words has been given.
Since the etymological
root of b-r-a is to 'cut out and form", (2) this presupposes the use of material, something is formed from a previously existing substance.
Her agency's official website actually defines the etymological
origins of 'ombudsman,' saying it comes from the Norwegian word 'umbodhsmadhr,' meaning 'administration man' or 'the king's representative.
The precise etymological
route by which Huxley arrived at his coinage has been a matter of debate.
BRIGHOUSE Probus Club vice-chairman Allan Dobson gave a talk entitled It's Only Words - An Etymological
Romp, at the February meeting.
His book, therefore, contains a host of etymological
journeys tracing words both obscure and familiar, and I challenge anyone not to be enchanted by the results.
However, some believe that schlonged has a similar etymological
status to that of words such as "screwed," which has changed meaning over the years from having a sexual connotation to meaning cheated or conned, according to a Talking Points Memo (http://talkingpointsmemo.
A Historical and Etymological
Dictionary of American Sign Language