Dictionarium Britannicum, or, A more compleat universal etymological English dictionary than any extant : containing not only the words, and their explication, but their etymologies ... also explaining hard and technical words ... illustrated with near five hundred cuts ... likewise a collection and explanation of words and phrases us'd in our antient charters, statutes, writs ... also the ... mythology of the Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, &c. ... to which is added a collection of proper names of persons and places in Great-Britain ... / collected by several hands ; the mathematical part by G. Gordon ; the botanical by P. Miller ; the whole revis'd and improv'd with many thousand additions by N. Bailey ...

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals




[818] p. : ill. ; 36 cm. (fol.)


Descriptive Terms

English language Dictionaries.
Names, Personal
Names, Geographical


Bailey, N. (Nathan), d. 1742.
Gordon, George, fl. 1719-1726.
Miller, Philip, 1691-1771.
Bailey, N. (Nathan), d. 1742. Universal etymological English dictionary.


London : Printed for T. Cox ...


[818] p. : ill. ; 36 cm. (fol.)


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Title page printed in red and black.
"This embraces, in one arrangement, the contents of the two volumes of the 'Universal etymological English dictionary'"--BM.

Call Number

Rare Ovr. PE1620.B3 1730


Great Britain.