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Etymological Dictionary

This app offers an complete version of "An Etymological Dictionary of Modern English" (A-Z)

This app offers an complete version of "An Etymological Dictionary of Modern English" (A-Z)

Etymological Dictionary

by Nguyen Duong
Etymological Dictionary
Etymological Dictionary
Etymological Dictionary

What is it about?

This app offers an complete version of "An Etymological Dictionary of Modern English" (A-Z)

Etymological Dictionary

App Details

Version
1.0
Rating
NA
Size
26Mb
Genre
Reference Education
Last updated
January 17, 2018
Release date
January 17, 2018
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App Store Description

This app offers an complete version of "An Etymological Dictionary of Modern English" (A-Z)

The classic dictionary contains most of the more common words, plus slang, archaic words and phrases, and common foreign words. Roots are identified, cross-references to words with similar roots are listed and colloquial usages and alternate spellings are given.

In each entry, roots in Anglo-Saxon, Old Norse, Greek or Latin, Old and modern French, Anglo-Indian, German, African, Spanish, etc., are identified; in hundreds of cases, especially odd or amusing listings, earliest known usage is mentioned and sense is indicated in quotations from Dickens, Shakespeare, Chaucer, "Piers Plowman," Defoe, O. Henry, Spenser, Byron, Kipling, and so on, and from contemporary newspapers, translations of the Bible, and dozens of foreign-language authors.

● Unique features:
My lists
- You can create a list and add a new word into that list
My notes
- You can write note for each entry

● Topics:
- Over 100 topics
- Discover words in the same topic

● Other features
- Save an entry
- Search an entry
- Words of the day
- Advanced search


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