> English
Search 294,078 words in our English etymology dictionary!

English etymology dictionary

Welcome! Some words to try are actual, adore, agriculture, application, arrogance, beatific, birthday, blanket, breeches, brontomancy, bundle, buzz, chauffeur, ciao, circuit, colosseum, communion, create, cup, dance, data, discipline, endosiphonal, event, function, hag, infinite, insulin, integrity, jeopardize, king, law, lemonade, manipulation, master, mean, mirror, moon, ominous, phantom, phenomenal, phenomenon, picture, pneumonia, police, porter, power, python, ruthless, salmon, solidarity, sordid, traditional, trust, um, weapon

How does the English etymology search work?

You can search for words by typing them into the search bar above. You will see words in all languages that we have unless you limit your search to English by selecting the checkbox above. If you want to see detailed results for a word, hit 'Enter' on your keyboard.