Other Word Forms of Eclogue
Origin of Eclogue
The form "eclogue" is from French eclogue, from Latin ecloga. The form "eclog, eglog", attested in Middle English, was apparently taken directly from Latin. Both forms are ultimately from Ancient Greek ἐκλογή (eklogē, “selection”).
Middle English eclog from Latin ecloga from Greek eklogē selection from eklegein to select eclectic
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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