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EtymologyEdit

From Old Marathi लसण (lasaṇa), from Maharastri Prakrit 𑀮𑀲𑀡 (lasaṇa) or 𑀮𑀲𑀼𑀡 (lasuṇa), from Sanskrit लशुन (laśuna). Cognates include Bengali রসুন (rôsun), Gujarati લસણ (lasaṇ), Hindi लहसुन (lahsun), Urdu لہسن(lahsun), Rajasthani लसण, Nepali लसुन (lasun).

NounEdit

लसूण (lasūṇm

  1. garlic

ReferencesEdit

  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “लसूण”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Shankar Gopal Tulpule and Anne Feldhau (1999), “लसूण”, in A Dictionary of Old Marathi, Mumbai: Popular Prakashan
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “láśuna (10990)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press