Safran

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See also: safran, šafran, and šafrán

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German safrān; derived from French safran, from Arabic زعفران(zāfarān). Cognate with English saffron, Spanish azafrán, Italian zafferano.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈzafʁan/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Safran m (genitive Safrans, plural Safrane)

  1. saffron

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Friedrich Kluge (1883) , “Safran”, in John Francis Davis, transl., Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, published 1891

Further reading[edit]

  • Safran” in Duden online
  • Safran” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Hunsrik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Safran m

  1. saffron

Further reading[edit]