girofle

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin caryophyllum, also attested in Late Latin as gariofilum.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʒi.ʁɔfl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

girofle m (plural girofles)

  1. clove, gillyflower (the plant)
    Synonym: giroflier

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: gillyflower
  • Portuguese: girofle

Further readingEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

French girofle

NounEdit

girofle m (plural girofles)

  1. clove
    Synonyms: cravo, cravo-da-índia, cravinho

Further readingEdit