Associations to the word «Ethel»

Wiktionary

ETHEL, proper noun. A female given name, popular at the turn of the 20th century.
ETHEL, noun. The letter Œ/œ, or the rune ᛟ.
ETHEL, noun. A kind of tree, perhaps a tamarisk, found in northern Africa and in Arabia, which has dark, bluish wood.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats