Geusir

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Geusir vel iausir arabice oppopanax et cetera.


Apparatus:

Geusir ABC | Gensir ef {'u' misread as 'n'}

iausir ABC | Jansir ef {'u' misread as 'n'}

oppopanax AC | oppoponax e | opoponax B f

et cetera om. B ef


Translation:

Geusir or iausir is Arabic for Latin oppopanax {"the juice of the herb panax"} et cetera.


Commentary:

Siggel (1950: 25): ﺟﺎﻭﺷﻴﺮ /ğāwšīr/ Opoponax, Harz v. Ferula opoponax Spr. (Umb.) {i.e. "resin of F. opoponax"}.

For using the letter "i" for transcribing Arabic /ğ/ see G littera, commentary section Arabic.

See also: Ieusir, Iausur, Opoponax


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