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English

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Etymology

From Old French basile, from Mediaeval Latin basilicum, from Ancient Greek βασιλικόν (basilikon), royal), from βασιλεύς (basileus), king).

Noun

Singular
basil

Plural
-

basil (-)
  1. A plant (Ocimum basilicum).
  2. The leaves of this plant used as a herb.

Synonyms

plant

herb

Translations


Indonesian

Etymology

From Dutch bacil

Noun

basil

  1. bacillus

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