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I typed "etymology Lamp" in Google, and it took me to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary on line. Etymology means source. "Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French lampe, from Latin lampas, from Greek, from lampein to shine; akin to Hittite lap- to burn ; Date: 13th century" (Quoted from the Merriam-Webster Dictionary online:

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Q: Where did the word lamp originate from?
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