βούνιον

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From βουνός (bounós, hill) +‎ -ῐον (-ion, diminutive suffix).

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βούνῐον (boúnionn (genitive βουνῐ́ου); second declension

  1. (botany) earthnut, Bunium ferulaceum
    1. (οἶνος διὰ βουνίου) the aromatic wine of earthnuts
    2. vervain, Verbena officinalis
      • PMag. 3.333
      • Ps.-Dsc. 4.59
  2. diminutive of βουνός (bounós), hillock
    • Inscr.Prien. 42.41

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