This tag is for questions about the origin and history of word form and meaning. The [terminology] tag should be used when asking strictly about the meaning or usage of a term. The [nomenclature] tag should be used when simply asking about the naming of species and not the origin of those names.

This tag is for questions about the origin and history of word form and meaning. The tag should be used when asking strictly about the meaning or usage of a term. The tag should be used when simply asking about the naming of species and not the origin of those names.

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