lăun

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably linked to the verb la. Possibly from Latin root *lavonem ("washhouse"), from lavō or with the creative suffix -un. Another less likely theory suggets Latin leonem, from leo. [1]

Noun[edit]

lăun m ‎(plural lăuni)

  1. whorled water-milfoil (Myriophyllum verticillatum)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ lăun in DEX online - Dicționare ale limbii române (Dictionaries of the Romanian language), 2004-2016