hinojo

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *fenuclum, from Latin fēnuculum, from a diminutive of Latin fēnum.

Noun[edit]

hinojo m (plural hinojos)

  1. fennel

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Spanish ynojo, from Vulgar Latin *genuclum, syncopated from earlier *genuculum, variant of Late Latin geniculum, diminutive of Latin genū (knee), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu.

Noun[edit]

hinojo m (plural hinojos)

  1. (formal) knee (joint or the region of the joint in the middle part of the leg between the thigh and the shank)
    Synonym: rodilla
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