orégano

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See also: oregano and Oregano

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin orīganum, from Ancient Greek ὀρίγανον (oríganon).

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Noun[edit]

orégano m (plural oréganos)

  1. oregano (Origanum vulgare, a herb of the mint family)
  2. oregano (leaves of the oregano plant used to flavour food)

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin orīganum, from Ancient Greek ὅρῑ́γανον (hórī́ganon), possibly from ὄρος (óros, mountain, hill) + γάνος (gános, brightness, sheen).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oˈɾeɡano/, [oˈɾeɣano]
  • Hyphenation: o‧ré‧ga‧no

Noun[edit]

orégano m (plural oréganos)

  1. oregano, pot marjoram (Origanum vulgare)

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: oregano
  • German: Oregano

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