zingiberi

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ζιγγίβερις (zingíberis), from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀲𑀺𑀁𑀕𑀺𑀯𑁂𑀭 (siṃgivera), from Sanskrit शृङ्गवेर (śṛṅgavera) (influenced by शृङ्ग (śṛṅgá, horn)), from Old Tamil [script needed] (iṅci, ginger) + [script needed] (vēr, root) (modern Tamil இஞ்சி (iñci, ginger) + வேர் (vēr, root)).

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zingiberī n (indeclinable)

  1. ginger

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