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.
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈlɑːtʃ/
- (US) IPA(key): /ˈlɑɹtʃ/
- Rhymes: -ɑː(r)tʃ
larch (plural larches)
- (countable) A coniferous tree, of genus Larix, having deciduous leaves, in fascicles.
- 1665, John