ὑάκινθος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of Mediterranean Pre-Greek substrate origin and possibly related to Latin vaccinium.

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Noun[edit]

ῠ̔ᾰ́κινθος (huákinthosm (genitive ῠ̔ᾰκίνθου); second declension

  1. The alpine squill (Scilla bifolia)
  2. The larkspur (Consolida ajacis)
  3. A certain type of blue
  4. A blue precious stone, perhaps aquamarine

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