Nilofar

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Nilofar arabice nenufar.


Apparatus:

nenufar ABC e | ninufar f


Translation:

Nilofar is Arabic for Latin nenufar {"white water lily"}.


Commentary:

Wehr (1976): ﻧﻴﻠﻭﻓﺭ /nīlūfar/ "European white water lily, nenuphar". Siggel (1950: 71): ﻧﻴﻠﻮﻓﺮ /nīlūfar/, ﻧﻴﻠﻮﻓﻞ /nīlūfal/, ﻟﻴﻠﻮﻓﺮ /līlūfar/ e. Nymphaea, Seerose {i.e. "a Nymphaea species; water lily"}.


See also: Nenufar


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