persilla

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Faroese[edit]

persilla (Petroselinum crispum)
persilla
persilla

Etymology[edit]

From Danish or Norwegian persille, from Medieval Latin petrocilium, from Latin petroselinum (spelt also petroselinon),
from Ancient Greek πετροσέλινον (petrosélinon, parsley), from πέτρος (pétros, rock, stone) + σέλινον (sélinon, celery).

See also Icelandic steinselja.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

persilla f (genitive singular persillu, uncountable)

  1. parsley (Petroselinum crispum)

Declension[edit]

Declension of persilla (singular only)
f1s singular
indefinite definite
nominative persilla persillan
accusative persillu persilluna
dative persillu persilluni
genitive persillu persillunnar

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