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)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian Explanatory Dictionary