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Etymology of the English word morphology

the English word morphology
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)
derived from the Greek word morphos (form)

Derivations in English

geomorphology, histomorphology

Cognates

Dutch morfologie, French morphologie, German Morphologie, Italian morfologia, Lithuanian morfologija, Norwegian morfologi, Polish morfologia, Russian мopфoлoгия, Swedish morfologi

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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