manjericão

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Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Ancient Greek βασιλικόν (basilikón) through a derivative of the Late Latin basilicum.[1]

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Noun[edit]

manjericão m (plural manjericões)

  1. (botany) basil (Ocimum basilicum)
  2. (botany) clove basil (Ocimum gratissimum)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1932, Antenor Nascentes, Dicionário etimológico da língua portuguesa.