mejorana

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Spanish[edit]

Origanum majorana

Etymology[edit]

From older mayorana, majorana, from Medieval Latin maiorana, q.v. (compare French marjolaine, Italian maggiorana and Portuguese manjerona).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mejorana f (plural mejoranas)

  1. marjoram (Origanum majorana)
  2. mastic thyme, Spanish wood marjoram, Thymus mastichina

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Gómez de Silva, Guido (1988) Breve diccionario etimológico de la lengua española (in Spanish), Mexico: Fondo de Cultura Económica, ISBN 968-16-2812-8