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etymological dictionary of the Scottish language.

To which is prefixed, a dissertation on the origin of the Scottish language

by John Jamieson

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Published by A. Gardner in Paisley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scots language -- Etymology -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Jamieson.
    SeriesThe new club series
    ContributionsLongmuir, John, 1803-1883, ed., Donaldson, David, F.E.I.S, joint ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE2106 .J3 1879
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23379991M
    LC Control Number15000738
    OCLC/WorldCa1327317

    Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language; to Which Is Prefixed, a Dissertation on the Origin of the Scottish Language. New Ed., Carefully Rev. and Collated, With the Entire Suppl. Title Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language; to Which Is Prefixed, a Seller Rating: % positive. This is a treasure trove of the English language that traces the history and multi-varied senses behind each word. Though it was overshadowed by the OED, it still stands as a monumental work of scholarship in its own right, one that highlights many surprising and wonderful connections between words (peculiar and pecuniary, e.g.)/5.

    Jamieson's supplement to his "Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language" has glamour-gift "the power of enchantment; metaph. applied to female fascination." Jamieson's original edition () looked to Old Norse for the source of the word. Zoëga's Old Icelandic dictionary has glám-sýni "illusion," probably from the same root as. er Book of Leinster, an Irish MS of M`A. Macalpine's [Gaelic Dictionary], M`D. Alexander Macdonald's [Gaelick and English Vocabulary], M`E. M`Eachan's [Faclair], M`F. M`Farlane's [Focalair] or Gaelic Vocabulary, M`L. M`Leod and Dewar's [Dictionary of the Gaelic Language], Nich.

    etymological dictionary of the scottish language: illustrating the words in their different significations, by examples from ancient and modern writers [2 volumes] first edition Edinburgh. Beekes, Robert, Etymological Dictionary of Greek, Leiden, A Dictionary of the Scottish Language (abridged edition), Edinburgh, Smyth, Adm. William Henry, The Sailor's Word-book: An Alphabetical Digest of Nautical Terms, London, Blackie and Son,


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If you need to look up a Scottish word this book is not terribly helpful. Many thanks to those volunteers who transcribe this work into an e-edition, but it doesn't fit my need/5(8). An etymological dictionary discusses the etymology of the words listed.

Often, large dictionaries, such as the Oxford English Dictionary and Webster's, will contain some etymological information, without aspiring to focus on etymology.

Etymological dictionaries are the product of research in historical many words in any language, the etymology will be uncertain, disputed, or. Read "An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language - in which the words are explained in their different senses, - The Original Classic Edition" by John Jamieson available from Rakuten Kobo.

Finally available, a high quality book of the original classic edition of An Etymological DictionaBrand: Emereo Publishing. A New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language; embracing all the Terms used in Art, Science, and Literature. A rare original article from the New Quarterly Review,   An etymological dictionary of the Scottish language, illustrating the words in their different significations by examples from ancient and modern writers; by Jamieson, John, I use "An etymological dictionary of the Gaelic language" by Alexander MacBain.

It is about the Scottish variety of the language, but in the long run it is historically. An etymological dictionary of the Scottish language. To which is prefixed, a dissertation on the origin of the Scottish language: by Jamieson, John, An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: To which is Prefixed, a Dissertation on the Origin of the Scottish Language, John Jamieson Volume 2 of An etymological dictionary of the Scottish language, David Donaldson New club series: Author: John Jamieson: Editors: John Longmuir, David Donaldson (F.E.I.S.) Publisher: A.

Gardner, Get this from a library. Supplement to The etymological dictionary of the Scottish language: illustrating the words in their different significations, by examples from ancient and modern writers, shewing their affinity to those of other languages.

[John Jamieson]. Buy An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language by John Jamieson (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.1/5(1). Get this from a library. Etymological dictionary of Scottish-Gaelic. [Alexander Macbain] -- There are 6, words discussed in this dictionary.

Readers will find a pure lexicon of Scottish-Gaelic, purged of the Irish words that are often thrown into dictionaries of this sort. Two thirds of. An Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language/A. From Wikisource An Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language () by Alexander MacBain A.

B In Scottish place-names it appears as Annet, Clach na h-Annaid, etc. annone, church (O'Dav.), from Hebrew. An etymological dictionary of the Scottish language: illustrating the words in their different significations: To which is prefixed, a dissertation on the origin of the Scottish language.

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• Dictionarium scoto-celticum: Gaelic-English-Latin dictionary, published by The Highland Society of Scotland () • The Gaelic etymology of the languages of Western Europe and more especially of the English and Lowland Scotch and of their slang, cant, and colloquial dialects, by Charles Mackay () many etymologies are fanciful.

An Etymological Dictionary of The Scottish Language: Illustrating The Words in their Different Significations, by Examples from Ancient and Modern Writers Ä By John Jamieson. An original article from the Monthly Review.

Define etymological dictionary. etymological dictionary synonyms, etymological dictionary pronunciation, etymological dictionary translation, English dictionary definition of etymological dictionary. In his Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language () Jamieson exemplified the word: 'Gyte, Gyteling, etymological; etymological.Etymological Dictionary of Scottish-Gaelic (Book): Macbain, Alexander.

All library locations will remain closed through at least May 2. Please keep all materials.T he Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language, which was published in the yearhas been so favourably received, that although the impression was large, a set is now rarely to be found; and at any rate cannot be purchased at less than double the price paid by Subscribers.