This word critic is of Greek derivation, and signifies judgment.
He was naturally anxious to make good his derivation of the name.
For derivation of this name, see Brackenridge's Journal, in our volume vi, note 14.
I trust that it has not a more recent and purely English derivation.
I have no idea now why this was done, or the derivation of the inclusive curse.
The derivation and association of ideas are exactly the same.
It is probably in most cases derived from the endoderm, but the exact mode of its derivation is still somewhat obscure.
The derivation of the word Sabbath in this connexion is quite unknown.
The principles of derivation, and of Orthographic Analysis, are brought within the comprehension of the youngest learner.
Can any of your correspondents give the derivation of jockey?
early 15c., from Middle French dérivation (14c.), from Latin derivationem (nominative derivatio) "a leading off, turning away," noun of action from past participle stem of derivare (see derive). Grammatical sense is older; general meaning "origination, descent" is from c.1600.