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Words and places, or, etymological illustrations of history ethnology and geography.

Words and places, or, etymological illustrations of history ethnology and geography.

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


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Previous ed., 1863.

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Open LibraryOL20160708M


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Page 40 - The knowledge of the history and the migrations of such tribes must be recovered from the study of the names of the places which they once inhabited, but which now know them no more—from the names of the hills which they fortified, of the rivers by which they dwelt, of the distant mountains upon which they gazed.

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[Isaac Taylor]. The significancy of local names --Names of recent origin --The ethnological value of local names --The names of nations --The Phœnicians --The Arabs in Europe --The Anglo-Saxons --The northmen --The Celts --The historic value of local names --The street-names of London --Historic sites --Sacred sites --Physical changes attested by local names --Changes and errors --Words derived from places.

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In Welsh we have the related words wysg, a current, and gwy\ or wy, water. This root, subject to various phonetic mutations, is found in the names of a vast number of rivers. There is an esk in Donegal, in Devon, in Yorkshire, in Cumberland, in Dumfries, two in Forfarshire. His studies in local etymology bore fruit in Words and Places in Etymological Illustration of History, Ethnology and Geography ().

Between andwhen he was in charge of a Bethnal Green parish, his philological studies were laid aside, and he published only The Burden of the Poor and The Family Pen, a record of the literary work of.

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