Cypress

cypress, conifer, tree
Catégories : Plante médicinale
Cypress (Wiktionary)

English

Alternative forms

  • cypres (obsolete)

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation, US) IPA(key): /ˈsaɪ.pɹəs/
  • Homophone: Cyprus

Etymology 1

From Old French cipres (French cyprès), from Ancient Greek κυπάρισσος (kupárissos), probably from an unknown Mediterranean Pre-Greek language; compare Hebrew גֹּפֶר(gōp̄er), the name of the tree whose wood was used to make the ark (Genesis. vi:14).

Noun

cypress (plural

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