synamome

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French cinnamone, from Latin cinnamon, cinnamomum, from Ancient Greek κίνναμον (kínnamon), κινναμωμον (kinnamōmon), from Phoenician [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsinamɔːm/, /ˈsinəmɔːm/, /ˈsinəmum/, /ˈsinəmun/

Noun[edit]

synamome (uncountable)

  1. cinnamon (The bark of trees of certain species of the genus Cinnamomum)
  2. (rare) The cinnamon tree; the trees which produce cinnamon.
  3. (rare) A term of endearment.

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