mugo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Northern Italian (compare Venetian mugo, muga, Ticino muf), from Raetic *𐌌𐌖𐌊𐌖 ‎(*muku, *mugu).[1]

Noun[edit]

mugo m ‎(plural mughi)

  1. mountain pine (Pinus mugo)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Helmut Genaust, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der botanischen Pflanzennamen, 3rd edn., s.v. "múgo" (Berlin: Birkhäuser, 1996), 397-8.