In his book, Beyond Language (1967), Dmitri Borgmann posed a problem and offered a solution that have both gone unremarked until now, over 35 years later. For those who don't have the book, here is part of Problem 35. Etymological Eccentricities.
"The Debunking of Torpenhow Hill,"
Word Ways: Vol. 36
, Article 3.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol36/iss1/3