balsamum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βάλσαμον ‎(bálsamon), from Hebrew בָּשָׂם ‎(spice), cognate with Arabic باسهام and Aramaic 𐡁𐡅𐡔𐡀𐡌.

Noun[edit]

balsamum n ‎(genitive balsamī); second declension

  1. balsam (substance or tree); balm

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative balsamum balsama
genitive balsamī balsamōrum
dative balsamō balsamīs
accusative balsamum balsama
ablative balsamō balsamīs
vocative balsamum balsama

Descendants[edit]