Nearby words

  1. cataleptic,
  2. catalexis,
  3. catalin,
  4. catalina island,
  5. catalo,
  6. catalog code,
  7. catalog verse,
  8. cataloger,
  9. catalogue,
  10. catalogue raisonné

Origin of catalog

1425–75; late Middle English cataloge < Late Latin catalogus < Greek katálogos a register (akin to katalégein to count up), equivalent to kata- cata- + -logos reckoning

SYNONYMS FOR catalog
1, 3. roster, register, record. See list1.

Related forms
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Word Origin and History for catalogist

catalog

see catalogue.

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