Find another word for etymology. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for etymology, like: derivation, word origins, word history, development of vocabulary, historical-linguistics, philology, onomastics and language.
The etymology of the word Pali is uncertain.
The etymology may be wrong, but this is the popular sense of the word.
In etymology he endeavoured to find a Roman explanation of words where possible (according to him frater was =fere alter).
This etymology, however, is not much in favour now.
Among the numerous conjectures which have been made as to the etymology of the term Africa ('Acppucii) may be quoted that which derives it from the Semitic radical.