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ζιγγίβερις

Ἓν οἶδα, ὅτι οὐδὲν οἶδα –> I know only one thing, that I know nothing | all I know is that I know nothing.
Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers, Book 2 sec. 32.
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Transliteration A: zingíberis Transliteration B: zingiberis Transliteration C: ziggiveris Beta Code: ziggi/beris

English (LSJ)

εως, Edict.Diocl.32.68 (A Delph., Clit.), ὁ, ἡ (both in Edict.Diocl. l.c.); or ζιγγίβερι, τό, Dsc. (codd. opt.) and Gal. Il. cc.:—an Arabian spice-plant, the root of which was used in medicine, prob. ginger, Dsc.2.160, Gal.6.572, 11.880. (Perh. fr. Malay inchi-ver (inchi = root) through Skt. śṛ[ndot ]gaveram and a Prakrit singaber.)

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German (Pape)

[Seite 1140] εως, ἡ, arabische Gewürzpflanze, Diosc., wahrscheinlich unser Ingwer.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ζιγγίβερις: -εως, ἡ, Ἀραβικόν τι φυτόν, οὗτινος ἡ ῥίζα ἐχρησίμευεν ὡς φάρμακον, «ζιντζίβερι», Διοσκ. 2. 190, Γαλην. 13, 175.