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EtymologyEdit

Imported from India. Compare Tamil கராம்பு (karāmpu), கிராம்பு (kirāmpu), Malayalam കറയാന്പൂ (kaṟayānpū), കരയാമ്പൂ (karayāmpū), ഗ്രാമ്പൂ (grāmpū), Sinhalese කරාබු (karābu), Dhivehi ކަރަންފޫ(karanfū), Thai กานพลู (gaan-pluu), Lao ກ້ານພູ (kān phū), Khmer ក្លាំពូ (klampuu), Tagalog klabong, klabos, kalabumpako, all meaning cloves. From the same source Ancient Greek καρυόφυλλον (karuóphullon), Classical Syriac ܩܪܦܠܢ‎,‎ ܩܪܦܠܘܢ‎, Amharic ቅርንፉድ (ḳərnfud). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

NounEdit

قَرَنْفُل (qaranfulm

  1. clove (Syzygium aromaticum)
  2. carnation (Dianthus caryophyllus)

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Hijazi ArabicEdit

 
قُرُنْفُل

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic قَرَنْفُل(qaranful).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡurunful/, [ɡʊrʊɱfʊl]

NounEdit

قُرُنْفُل (gurunfulm pl

  1. carnation (flower)
  2. clove (spice)

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic قَرَنْفُل(qaranful),

NounEdit

قرنفل (karanfil)

  1. carnation (flower)
  2. clove (spice)