[Ads-l] Article on the etymology of the term "hooker"

Cohen, Gerald Leonard gcohen at MST.EDU
Wed Apr 28 22:21:19 UTC 2021

Etymologist J. Peter Maher has treated the term hooker
(prostitute) in a detailed article which appears in Comments
on Etymology (vol. 50, issue #6-7; March-April 2021, 62 pages),
I have now put it online and added an index.
For anyone interested, the link is:

Gerald Cohen, Ph.D.
Professor of German & Russian
Editor, Comments on Etymology
Department of Arts, Languages, & Philosophy
Missouri University of Science & Technology
Rolla, MO 65409

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