basilico

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See also: basílico and basilicò

Italian[edit]

Foglie di una pianta di basilico — Leaves of a basil plant

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin basilicum, from Ancient Greek βασιλικόν (basilikón), nominalized neuter form of the adjective βασιλικός (basilikós, royal, kingly), derived from βασιλεύς (basileús, master; king).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /baˈzi.li.ko/, [bäˈz̪iːl̺iko]
  • Stress: basìlico
  • Hyphenation: ba‧si‧li‧co

Noun[edit]

basilico m (plural basilichi)

  1. (botany) basil (Ocimum basilicum)
  2. basil (herb)

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

basilicō

  1. dative singular of basilicum
  2. ablative singular of basilicum