zingiber

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Etymology[edit]

From Translingual Zingiber

Noun[edit]

zingiber (plural zingibers)

  1. Any member of the genus Zingiber of gingers.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ζιγγίβερις (zingíberis), of Sanskrit origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zingiber n (genitive zingiberis); third declension

  1. ginger

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative zingiber zingibera
genitive zingiberis zingiberum
dative zingiberī zingiberibus
accusative zingiber zingibera
ablative zingibere zingiberibus
vocative zingiber zingibera

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