Etymology Quizzes & Trivia

Do you consider yourself a history buff or are you curious and eager to learn new trivia about the times that have gone by? If yes, what better than to take some awesome etymology quizzes online to satisfy your hunger for knowledge? Test yourself and share these etymology quizzes to find out who the history buff is!

Enhance your knowledge about etymology which holds a special place in history. You can prepare for an upcoming test, simply keep yourself updated or even get insights into creating awesome questions with these etymology quizzes.

So what are you waiting for? Take the ultimate etymology quiz and check if you're the master of the subject.



Questions: 45  |  Attempts: 56
  • Sample Question
    What is the ANTONYM of peripheral?  

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

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 46
  • Sample Question
    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
  • Sample Question
    Bandanna

Etymology Questions and Answers