faraway etymology

English word faraway comes from English far, English away

Detailed word origin of faraway

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far English (eng) (Can we verify([http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wiktionary%3ARequests+for+verification%2FEnglish&action=edit&section=new&preload=Template:rfv-sense/preload&preloadtitle=%5B%5Bfar%23rfv-sense-notice-en-%7cfar%5D%5D +]) this sense?) A young pig, or a litter of pigs. (computing, not comparable) Outside the currently selected segment in a segmented memory architecture.. (obsolete, [...]
away English (eng) (as imperative, by ellipsis) Come away; go away; take away.. Aside; off; in another direction.. At a distance in time or space.. Being so engaged for the entire time.. From a place, hence.. From a state or condition of being; out of existence.. On; in continuance; without intermission or delay.. Without restraint. (baseball, following the noun modified) Out.. (chiefly, sports) Not on one's [...]
faraway English (eng) Distant.

Words with the same origin as faraway

Descendants of away