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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Pre-Greek.

NounEdit

δάφνη (dáphnēf (genitive δάφνης); first declension

  1. laurel, bay

DescendantsEdit

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek δάφνη (dáphnē).

NounEdit

δάφνη (dáfnif (plural δάφνες)

  1. laurel, bay (tree)
  2. (cooking) bay, bay leaf
    φύλλο δάφνηςfýllo dáfnisbay leaf
  3. (figuratively) victory, triumph
    δρέπω δάφνεςdrépo dáfnesreap the laurels

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