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etymology

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etymology/ˌɛtəˈmɑːləʤi/noun
pluraletymologies
etymology
/ˌɛtəˈmɑːləʤi/
noun
pluraletymologies
Learner's definition of ETYMOLOGY  
[count] : an explanation of where a word came from: the history of a word
[noncount] : the study of word histories

— etymological

/ˌɛtəˌməˈlɑːʤɪkəl/adjective

— etymologically

/ˌɛtəˌməˈlɑːʤɪkli/adverb

— etymologist

/ˌɛtəˈmɑːləʤɪst/noun,pluraletymologists[count]
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