ἁρμαλά

ἁρμαλά
Grammatical information: ?
Meaning: a plant, `rue' = πήγανον ἄγριον (Dsc.); foll. Ps.-Dsc. 3, 45 Syrian for πήγανον κηπαῖον.
Other forms: Also ἁρμαρά (Pap.).
Origin: LW [a loanword which is (probably) not of Pre-Greek origin] Sem.?
Etymology: Cf. Arab. harmal `rue'. So from Semitic? Or the other way round?
Page in Frisk: 1,143

Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

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