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sangig [sa.ngig.] : basil (n.) [lamas]

Derivatives of sangig


Glosses:
basil
n. (plant)1. basilany of several Old World tropical aromatic annual or perennial herbs of the genus Ocimum.
~ herb, herbaceous planta plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests.
~ genus ocimum, ocimumbasil.
~ common basil, ocimum basilicum, sweet basilannual or perennial of tropical Asia having spikes of small white flowers and aromatic leaves; one of the most important culinary herbs; used in salads, casseroles, sauces and some liqueurs.
n. (person)2. basil, basil of caesarea, basil the great, st. basil, st. basil the great(Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Roman Catholic Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379).
~ church of rome, roman catholic church, roman church, western church, roman catholicthe Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy.
~ church father, father of the church, father(Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the best known Latin Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom.
~ doctor of the church, doctor(Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching.; "the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages"
~ sainta person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization.
~ theologian, theologiser, theologist, theologizersomeone who is learned in theology or who speculates about theology.
n. (food)3. basil, sweet basilleaves of the common basil; used fresh or dried.
~ herbaromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities.
~ common basil, ocimum basilicum, sweet basilannual or perennial of tropical Asia having spikes of small white flowers and aromatic leaves; one of the most important culinary herbs; used in salads, casseroles, sauces and some liqueurs.