Definition of False etymology

1. Noun. An incorrect explanation of the origin of a word ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of False Etymology

false coxa vara
false cyst
false dawn
false deathcap
false dextrocardia
false dichotomy
false dilemma
false diphtheria
false diverticulum
false dogwood
false dominance
false dragon head
false dragonhead
false easting
false economy
false etymology (current term)
false face
false flat
false foxglove
false friend
false friends
false fruit
false garlic
false gavial
false glottis
false goatsbeard
false gromwell
false haematuria
false hair
false harmonic

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