σέλινον

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pre-Greek.[1] Compare Mycenaean Greek 𐀮𐀪𐀜 (se-ri-no).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

σέλῑνον (sélīnonn (genitive σελῑ́νου); second declension

  1. celery

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: σέλινο (sélino)
    • Albanian: selino
  • Late Latin: selīnon
  • Romanian: țelină (also influenced by Slavic)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P., Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2010, →ISBN, page 1319

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