oregano

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English[edit]

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Flowering oregano.

Etymology[edit]

From American Spanish orégano (wild marjoram), from Latin orīganum, from Ancient Greek ὀρίγανον (oríganon).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɒɹɨˈɡɑːnoʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /əˈɹɛɡənoʊ/
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Noun[edit]

oregano (usually uncountable, plural oreganos)

  1. A herb of the mint family, Origanum vulgare, having aromatic leaves.
  2. Other herbs with a similar flavor, including other species in the genus Origanum, and Mexican oregano, Lippia graveolens
  3. The leaves of these plants used in flavouring food.

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

oregano c (singular definite oreganoen, not used in plural form)

  1. oregano (Origanum vulgare)

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈoreɡɑːno/, [ˈo̞re̞ɡɑːno̞], IPA(key): /ˈoreɡɑno/, [ˈo̞re̞ɡɑno̞]
  • Hyphenation: o‧re‧ga‧no

Noun[edit]

oregano

  1. oregano

Declension[edit]

Inflection of oregano (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative oregano oreganot
genitive oreganon oreganojen
partitive oreganoa oreganoja
illative oreganoon oreganoihin
singular plural
nominative oregano oreganot
accusative nom. oregano oreganot
gen. oreganon
genitive oreganon oreganojen
partitive oreganoa oreganoja
inessive oreganossa oreganoissa
elative oreganosta oreganoista
illative oreganoon oreganoihin
adessive oreganolla oreganoilla
ablative oreganolta oreganoilta
allative oreganolle oreganoille
essive oreganona oreganoina
translative oreganoksi oreganoiksi
instructive oreganoin
abessive oreganotta oreganoitta
comitative oreganoineen

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

oregano

  1. Rōmaji transcription of オレガノ

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὀρίγανον (oríganon), via Latin origanum and Spanish oregano

Noun[edit]

oregano m (definite singular oreganoen, indefinite plural oreganoer, definite plural oreganoene)

  1. oregano

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὀρίγανον (oríganon), via Latin origanum and Spanish oregano

Noun[edit]

oregano m (definite singular oreganoen, indefinite plural oreganoar, definite plural oreganoane)

  1. oregano

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Polish[edit]

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oregano n

  1. oregano

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