Etymology Quizzes & Trivia



Questions: 45  |  Attempts: 56   |  Last updated: Jan 29, 2013
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    What is the ANTONYM of peripheral?  

For each English word, choose the correct language of origin. No google-ing!

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 46   |  Last updated: Apr 2, 2019
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    Yankee

As demonstrated in Hobson-Johnson, many modern English words are derived from Indian dialects. Pick the correct origin of each of the following words, either Indian (Hindi, Sanskrit, Urdu, etc.) or Anglo-Saxon ("Old...

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 14   |  Last updated: Apr 2, 2019
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    Bandanna



Questions: 131  |  Attempts: 8   |  Last updated: Feb 14, 2016




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