ὀρίγανον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

ὀρῑ́γᾰνον (orī́ganonn (genitive ὀρῑγᾰ́νου); second declension

  1. oregano, marjoram
  2. sourness, bitterness

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010), “ὀρῑ́γανον”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), volume II, with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 1102