Larch

a group of purple juvenile upright cones of a larch - Larix decidua

Larix decidua

Synonyms:
European Larch
Larch (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From early modern German Larche, Lärche, from Middle High German larche, from Old High German larihha, early borrowing from Latin larix, itself possibly of Gaulish origin.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈlɑːtʃ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈlɑɹtʃ/
  • Rhymes: -ɑː(r)tʃ

Noun

larch (plural larches)

  1. (countable) A coniferous tree, of genus Larix, having deciduous leaves, in fascicles.
    • 1665, John
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