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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From an Indo-Aryan source; compare Sanskrit पिप्पलि (pippali, long pepper)

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

πέπερι (péperin (genitive πεπέρεως or πεπέριος or πεπέριδος)

  1. pepper (plant of the family Piperaceae)
  2. (specifically) black pepper (Piper nigrum)
  3. pepper (spice)

DescendantsEdit