maranta

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

maranta m or f (plural marantas)

  1. arrowroot

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Translingual Maranta, named after Italian physician and botanist Bartolomeo Maranta (1500–1571).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maˈran.ta/, [mäˈr̺än̪t̪ä]
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ràn‧ta

Noun[edit]

maranta f (plural marante)

  1. (botany) Any member of the Maranta taxonomic genus.

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

maranta f (plural marantas)

  1. arrowroot