amaracus

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀμάρακος (amárakos).

Noun[edit]

amaracus

  1. A fragrant flower.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Tennyson to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

amāracus m (genitive amāracī); second declension

  1. marjoram (Origanum majorana)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative amāracus amāracī
genitive amāracī amāracōrum
dative amāracō amāracīs
accusative amāracum amāracōs
ablative amāracō amāracīs
vocative amārace amāracī