aboriginally

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

aboriginal +‎ -ly

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæb.əˌɹɪd͡ʒ.n̩.ə.li/, /ˌæb.əˌɹɪd͡ʒ.ɪn.ə.li/

AdverbEdit

aboriginally (not comparable)

  1. From the earliest known times. [First attested in the early 19th century.][1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 6
Last modified on 10 February 2014, at 05:17