And the etymology of etymology? According to funwithwords.com, there's the Greek etumos, which means real or true, plus ology, which means the science or study of something — you know, like genealogy.
Genealogy is from the Greek genea, which means race and generations, and ology, and, well, you know what that means.
Here's a fun part of my job — I get to learn something new every day. Not that the above is all new to me, but that I had a very interesting assignment helping to launch ANCESTORSCONNECT.com.
If you've thought about how deep the roots of your family tree go, I suggest checking out the Web site. You never know who you'll find.