rutabaga

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

1799, borrowed from Swedish rotabagge, a dialectal word from Västergötland, from rot (root) +‎ bagge (bag).[1]

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Noun[edit]

rutabaga roots

rutabaga (usually uncountable, plural rutabagas)

  1. (Canada, US) the swede, or Swedish turnip; the European plant Brassica napus
  2. (Canada, US) the edible root of this plant

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References[edit]

  1. ^ rutabaga” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2017.

French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rutabaga m (plural rutabagas)

  1. swede, rutabaga (yellow root of Brassica napus)

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Noun[edit]

rutabaga f (plural rutabagas)

  1. rutabaga (Brassica napus, a plant with an edible root)

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