syringa

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Etymology[edit]

Via Dutch or Middle Low German from Latin sȳrinx from Ancient Greek σῦριγξ (sûrinx, pan pipes).

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syringa (plural syringas)

  1. (archaic) sweet mock orange, Philadelphus coronarius.
  2. Hence any of several flowering plants of the genus Philadelphus, such as now in the Western United States Philadelphus lewisii.
  3. Any of several flowering plants, of the genus Syringa, such as the lilacs.

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syringa m (plural syringas)

  1. Alternative form of seringa

Interlingua[edit]

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syringa (plural syringas)

  1. syringe

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sȳringa f

  1. accusative singular of sȳrinx