amomum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amomum.

Noun[edit]

amomum (plural amomums)

  1. Any of several spices of genus Amomum, family Zingiberaceae, including cardamom.



Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄμωμον (ámōmon).

Noun[edit]

amōmum n (genitive amōmī); second declension

  1. amomum
  2. balm containing this spice

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative amōmum amōma
genitive amōmī amōmōrum
dative amōmō amōmīs
accusative amōmum amōma
ablative amōmō amōmīs
vocative amōmum amōma

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