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From Ancient Greek θύμον (thumon).
thyme (plural thymes)
- Any plant of the labiate genus Thymus, such as the garden thyme, Thymus vulgaris, a warm, pungent aromatic, that is much used to give a relish to seasoning and soups.
- (poetic) virginity, chastity.
plant of the genus Thymus
- vocative singular of thymus