Origin of enumeration
Examples from the Web for enumeration
The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people.P.J. O’Rourke: Who Really Actually Wants This Bill of Rights?|P. J. O’Rourke|April 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The enumeration of the great song publications of 1868 is not yet at an end.The Life of Johannes Brahms (Vol 2 of 2)|Florence May
I refer the reader to the guide-books for an enumeration of them.Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast|Samuel Adams Drake
It will be enough then to make an enumeration of them, without intending to point out their necessity.
1550s, from Middle French énumération, from Latin enumerationem (nominative enumeratio) "a counting up," noun of action from past participle stem of enumerare "to reckon up, count over, enumerate," from ex- "from" (see ex-) + numerare "to count, number," from numerus "number" (see number (n.)).