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"The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymolgy" is the most comprehensive etymological dictionary of the English language ever published. It is based on the original edition of "The Oxford English Dictionary" but much augmented by further research on the etymology of English and other languages. Providing a fascinating insight into the development of English, it describes 38,0 ...more
Hardcover, 1042 pages
Published December 31st 1966 by Oxford University Press, USA
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Confucius
It is the best etymology dictionary.
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I know. I know! It's a dictionary! But I love it! It brings such a sense of connection to other worlds and other languages and cultures. Nothing stands in isolation.Not even the OED!
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Brain Candy for the geek in me.
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