Talk:strumpet

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Question of Etymology: Is this word related to Germanic: "strumpf" = stocking?

Etymology[edit]

See |title=An analytic dictionary of English etymology: an introduction |author=Anatoly Liberman |year=2008 |publisher=University of Minnesota Press |location=Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA |isbn=978-0-8166-5272-3 |pages=201 - 203 |url=http://books.google.com/books?id=_m7k1Oi-cakC&pg=PA201&dq=origin+of+strumpet&hl=en&ei=zQSFTu7JNonliAK86Ny6DA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CC0Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=origin%20of%20strumpet&f=false Geoff Who, me? 00:14, 30 September 2011 (UTC)