etymologist definition

  • noun:
    • an expert in etymology.
    • A lexicographer or linguist which focuses primarily on etymology (the beginnings of words)
    • person who investigates the derivation of words.
    • One versed in etymology; person who specially studies, teaches, or writes a brief history of terms; a historian of terms.
    • a lexicographer whom specializes in etymology
    • A specialist in etymology.
    • A lexicographer or linguist just who specializes in etymology (the beginnings of terms)
    • one that investigates the derivation of terms.
    • One versed in etymology; a person who particularly researches, teaches, or writes the annals of words; a historian of terms.
    • a lexicographer which focuses on etymology

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