δάφνη

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Pre-Greek.

Noun[edit]

δάφνη (dáphnēf (genitive δάφνης); first declension

  1. laurel, bay

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δάφνη (dáphnē).

Noun[edit]

δάφνη (dáfnif (plural δάφνες)

  1. laurel, bay (tree)
  2. (cooking) bay, bay leaf
    φύλλο δάφνηςfýllo dáfnisbay leaf
  3. (figuratively) victory, triumph
    δρέπω δάφνεςdrépo dáfnesreap the laurels

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