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Local etymology.

Richard Stephen Charnock

Local etymology.

by Richard Stephen Charnock

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Published by Houlston and Wright in London .
Written in English


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Excerpt from Local Etymology: A Derivative Dictionary of Geographical Names IN tracing the derivation of Geographical Names, the Author has confined himself principally to those of most interest to the general reader. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of Local etymology.

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I'm in the TWU, too. Local 6. (rail transport, chiefly US) A train that stops at all, or almost all, stations between its origin and destination, including very small expresses skipped my. > Etymology Books > The Landscape of Place-Names: The Landscape of Place-Names by Margaret Gelling and Ann Cole: Many place-names derive from prominent features of the local landscape.

We can thus discover much about olden-day words for hills, lakes, and forests by studying the names of present-day villages and towns. Full text of "Local etymology; or Names of places in the British isles [&c.] explained & illustrated" See other formats.

The Etymology of Local Names With a short introduction to the relationship of languages. Teutonic names. Language: English: LoC Class: PE: Language and Literatures: English: Subject: Onomastics Subject: Names, Geographical -- England Subject: English language -- Etymology -- Names Category: Text: EBook-No.

Release Date: Aug 8. It depends what you want. If you want a dictionary that includes extensive etymology (more than most) then the Oxford Dictionary of the English Language is awesome. But it's huge and hugely expensive. If you want an online source that has a.Local Etymology: A Derivative Dictionary of Geographical Names.

À propos de ce livre. Conditions d' utilisation4/5(1).Etymology yLexicologygy p gy relies on information derived from mor phology, phonology, semantics, and etymology. yUsually defined as the study of the whole history of words, not just their origin.

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