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An universal etymological English dictionary

An universal etymological English dictionary

comprehending the derivations of the generality of words in the English tongue ... And also a brief and clear explication of all difficult words ... Together with a large collection and explicion of words and phrases us"d in our ancient statutes, charters, writs ... and the etymology and interpretation of the proper names of men, women, and remarkable places in Great Britain ... To which is added, a collection of our most common proverbs ...

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Published by Printed for J. Darby, ... [et al.] in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Dictionaries,
  • English language -- Etymology -- Dictionaries,
  • English language -- 18th century -- Dictionaries,
  • Names, Personal -- Great Britain -- Dictionaries,
  • Names, Geographical -- Great Britain -- Dictionaries,
  • Proverbs

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEtymological English dictionary
    StatementBy N. Bailey ...
    SeriesLibrary of English literature -- LEL 12004.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[942] p.
    Number of Pages942
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13563057M
    OCLC/WorldCa17355398

    Bailey's Universal Etymological English Dictionary () gave English a one-volume reference dictionary of s entries that was strong on bookish and technical vocabulary, weak in definition and semantic coverage, up-to-date in spelling, and provided the accepted etymologies of its day. It was the standard dictionary of the 18c and was. Info from: /Museumhtm AN UNIVERSAL ETYMOLOGICAL ENGLISH DICTIONARY Nathan Bailey, The complete title for this book is: AN UNIVERSAL ETYMOLOGICAL ENGLISH DICTIONARY: Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue either Ancient or Modern, from the Ancient British, Saxon, Danish, Norman, and Modern French, Teutonic, Dutch, .

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As an indicator of its popularity it reached its 20th edition in [1] and its 27th edition in [2] Its last edition (30th) was in An universal etymological English dictionary The second edition, with large corrections.

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An universal etymological English dictionary (). [N Bailey].A new universal etymological English dictionary: containing not only explanations of the words but also their etymologies and accents.