RomanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

 
liliacSyringa vulgaris

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish لیلاق(leylak), from Arabic لَيْلَك(laylak), from Persian لیلک(līlak, lilac). Doublet of lila.

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liliac m (plural lilieci)

  1. lilac
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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Slavic, compare Ukrainian ли́ли́к (lýlýk), ле́ли́к (lélýk, bat), Polish lelek (nightjar), Slovak lelek (nightjar).

NounEdit

liliac m (plural lilieci)

  1. bat (the flying mammal)
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