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Etymology of the English word heterologous

the English word heterologous
derived from the Greek word logos, λόγος (word, speech, topic, treatise, reasoning)
derived from the Greek word legein, λέγω (to speak)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *leg- (to collect, to speak)
using the English prefix hetero-
derived from the Church Greek word heteros, ἕτερος, ἑτέρως (differently)
using the English suffix -logous

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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