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Etymology of the Latin word margarita

the Classical Latin word margarita (pearl)
derived from the Greek word margarites, μαργαρίτης (a pearl)
derived from the Greek word margaron, μάργαρον

Derivations in Latin

Margaritana, margaritifer

Derivations in other languages

French margarite, Italian margarite, Portuguese margarida

Usage

Word found in Classical Latin



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