Sentence Examples

  • The etymology of the word Pali is uncertain.
  • In etymology he endeavoured to find a Roman explanation of words where possible (according to him frater was =fere alter).
  • The etymology may be wrong, but this is the popular sense of the word.
  • This etymology, however, is not much in favour now.
  • S5) notices this false etymology, shows how similarity of sound had led to it, and gives the correct derivation.

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