persil

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Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Going back to Old French peresil, from Latin petroselīnum, from Ancient Greek πετροσέλῑνον (petrosélīnon, parsley, literally stone celery).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

persil f (singulative persilen)

  1. parsley

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French persil, peresil, perresil, inherited from Latin petroselīnum (possibly through a Vulgar Latin *petrosīnu, compare Sicilian pitrusinu and the Old French variant persin, later with the suffix -il; or through Medieval Latin petrosilio), itself from Ancient Greek πετροσέλῑνον (petrosélīnon), from πέτρος (pétros, stone) + σέλῑνον (sélīnon, celery).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /pɛʁ.si/, /pɛʁ.sil/
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  • Rhymes: -i, -il
  • Hyphenation: per‧sil

Noun[edit]

persil m (countable and uncountable, plural persils)

  1. parsley

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch perceel, from Middle Dutch perceel, from older parcheel, from Old French parcelle, from Vulgar Latin *particella, from Latin particula. Doublet of partikel and parsel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɛrsɪl]
  • Hyphenation: pèr‧sil

Noun[edit]

pèrsil (first-person possessive persilku, second-person possessive persilmu, third-person possessive persilnya)

  1. a parcel of land, a plot.

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

persil (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of persely