An Etymological Dictionary of the English LanguageeBook - 2005
Practical and reliable, this reference traces English words back to their Indo-European roots. Each entry features a brief definition, identifies the language of origin, and employs a few illustrative quotations. An extensive appendix includes lists of prefixes, suffixes, Indo-European roots, homonyms and doublets, and the distribution of English-language sources.
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2005.
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xliv, 780 pages).