An Etymological Dictionary of the German Language

An Etymological Dictionary of the German Language  (1891) 
by Friedrich Kluge, translated by John Francis Davis
The Etymological Dictionary of the German Language is a reference book for the history of the German language, and was one of the first books of its kind ever written.

"The etymological history of some five thousand words—to estimate roughly the contents of the volume—is given, and extremely interesting this history often is." — The Spectator, August 1891

KLUGE'S

ETYMOLOGICAL DICTIONARY.


A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - Z

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Chapters (not listed in original)
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    This work is a translation and has a separate copyright status to the applicable copyright protections of the original content.
Original:
 

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1926.


The author died in 1926, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.

 
Translation:
 

This work was published before January 1, 1926, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.