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Berenice arguta.

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Βερενίκη (Bereníkē, bringer of victory), itself a borrowing from Ancient Macedonian (compare the native word Φερενίκη (Phereníkē)), from φέρω (phérō, to bear, to carry, to bring) + νίκη (níkē, victory).

Proper nounEdit

Berenice f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Campanulaceae.

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Βερενίκη (Bereníkē, bringer of victory), itself a borrowing from Ancient Macedonian (compare the native word Φερενίκη (Phereníkē)), from φέρω (phérō, to bear, to carry, to bring) + νίκη (níkē, victory).

Proper nounEdit

Berenice

  1. A female given name, notably of ancient queens of Egypt.

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Βερενίκη (Bereníkē, bringer of victory), itself a borrowing from Ancient Macedonian (compare the native word Φερενίκη (Phereníkē)), from φέρω (phérō, to bear, to carry, to bring) + νίκη (níkē, victory).

Proper nounEdit

Berenice f

  1. A female given name, cognate to English Berenice.