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EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese açúcar, from Arabic اَلسُّكَّر(as-sukkar), from Persian شکر(šakar), from Middle Persian 𐭱𐭪𐭥(škʿ /šakar/), from Sanskrit शर्करा (śárkarā, ground or candied sugar, originally meaning grit, gravel), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorkeh₂ (gravel, boulder).

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NounEdit

asuka

  1. sugar