lupin

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English[edit]

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Garden lupins (Russel hybrid)

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French lupin, from Latin lupinus(pertaining to the wolf). The reason for association of the plant with the wolf is unclear.

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Noun[edit]

lupin ‎(plural lupins)

  1. Any member of the genus Lupinus in the family Fabaceae.
  2. A lupin bean, a yellow legume seed of a Lupinus plant (usually Lupinus luteus) which is commonly eaten in the Mediterranean area and in Latin America although it is toxic if prepared improperly.

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Adjective[edit]

lupin m ‎(feminine singular lupine, masculine plural lupins, feminine plural lupines)

  1. lupine

Noun[edit]

lupin m ‎(plural lupins)

  1. lupin

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin lupinus

Noun[edit]

lupin m ‎(definite singular lupinen, indefinite plural lupiner, definite plural lupinene)

  1. a lupin, or lupine (US)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin lupinus

Noun[edit]

lupin m ‎(definite singular lupinen, indefinite plural lupinar, definite plural lupinane)

  1. a lupin, or lupine (US)

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