Abricot

Abricot du Valais

Prunus armeniaca

Synonymes :
Jardalu, Khubani, Xing Ren
Apricot (Wiktionary)

English

Alternative forms

  • apricock (archaic)

Etymology

Alteration of apricock (with influence from French abricot), itself an alteration of abrecock (with influence from Latin apricum (sunny place)), from dialectal Catalan abrecoc, abercoc, variants of standard albercoc, from Arabic الْبَرْقُوق(al-barqūq, plums), from Byzantine Greek βερικοκκία (berikokkía, apricot tree

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