Johnson also had excluded the word, and fuck wasn't in a single English language dictionary from to Houghton Mifflin followed, in , with "The American Heritage Dictionary," but it also published a "Clean Green" edition without the word, to assure itself access to the public high school market. Written form attested from at least early 16c. Presumably it is a more ancient word, but one not written in the kind of texts that have survived from Old English and Middle English [September the verb appears to have been found recently in an English court manuscript from ]. Buck cites proper name John le Fucker from , but that surname could have other explanations. The word apparently is hinted at in a scurrilous 15c.
On the Origin of Fuck
Malaysia-Finance Blogspot: The History of the Middle Finger & "Fuck You"
Once upon a time, the English population was decimated by the plague. The King was so concerned about the shrinking number of his subjects that he ordered his people to reproduce. K" for short--was the source of our favorite swearword. Unfortunately this story isn't true, nor is pretty much any etymology of a swearword that involves an acronym. Shit cannot be blamed on cargoes of manure exploding in the middle of the Atlantic Ship High in Transit , while the British word naff cannot be attributed to "not available for fucking.
This Historian Claims to Have Found the First F*ck Ever Given
Before the Battle of Agincourt in , the French, anticipating victory over the English, proposed to cut off the middle finger of all captured English soldiers. Without the middle finger, it would be impossible to draw the renowned English longbow; and therefore, they would be incapable of fighting in the future. This famous English longbow was made of the native English Yew tree, and the act of drawing the longbow was known as 'plucking the yew' or 'pluck yew'.
Go away, get out of here, as in Fuck off or I'll call the police. This idiom is used only as a command. Spend time idly, loaf or shirk one's duty.