zingiber

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English[edit]

The ginger plant (Zingiber officinale) is a typical zingiber.

Etymology[edit]

From Translingual Zingiber

Noun[edit]

zingiber (plural zingibers)

  1. Any member of the genus Zingiber of gingers.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ζιγγίβερις (zingíberis) (see there for more).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zingiber n (genitive zingiberis); third declension

  1. ginger

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative zingiber zingibera
Genitive zingiberis zingiberum
Dative zingiberī zingiberibus
Accusative zingiber zingibera
Ablative zingibere zingiberibus
Vocative zingiber zingibera

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