incienso

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Baja California, name means incense.

Noun[edit]

incienso (uncountable)

  1. A desert shrub producing a resin that when burned emits a fragrant odor.

References[edit]

  • The King's Highway in Baja California, By Harry Crosby and Diana Lindsay, Baja California (Mexico) Copley Books: 1974, ISBN:0913938165

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Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Semi-learned borrowing from Late Latin incensum (incense), from Latin incensus (inflamed, fiery), from incendō (I set on fire, burn, kindle). Compare the Old Spanish past participle enceso (for encender), which was inherited[1].

Noun[edit]

incienso m (plural inciensos)

  1. incense
  2. Myrocarpus frondosus, a tree from the Fabaceae family.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

incienso

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of incensar.

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