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Published: 17 March 2005

320 Pages | Frontispiece


ISBN: 9780195161472

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Word Origins ... And How We Know Them

Etymology for Everyone

Anatoly Liberman

  • Topics include:
  • Folk Etymology
  • Borrowed Words
  • The Methods of Etymology
  • Change of Meaning in Language History
  • The Origins of the Earliest Words and Ancient Roots
  • The State of English Etymology

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