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Old English lorrer, from Old French laurier, from Latin laurus (laurel).

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Laurel

Plural
Laurels

Laurel (plural Laurels)
  1. An evergreen shrub, of the genus Laurus, having aromatic leaves of a lanceolate shape, with clusters of small, yellowish white flowers in their axils.
  2. A crown of laurel.
  3. (figuratively) honor; distinction; fame; -- especially in the plural; as, to win laurels, to crown with laurels.
  4. An English gold coin made in 1619, and so called because the king's head on it was crowned with laurel

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  • The name is extended to other plants which in some respect resemble the true laurel.

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Old French laurier, from Latin laurus (laurel).

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Laurel m. (plural laureles)

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Laurel m.

Plural
laureles m.

  1. Patrono:Plants laurel

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