perrexil

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese perrexil, borrowed from Old Occitan pe(i)ressil, from Latin petroselinum, from Ancient Greek πετροσέλινον (petrosélinon), from πέτρα (pétra, stone) + σέλινον (sélinon, celery).

NounEdit

perrexil m (plural perrexis)

  1. parsley
    Synonym: salsa
  2. rock samphire; sea fennel (Crithmum maritimum, an edible plant that grows near the sea)