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borrowed from New Latin, borrowed from Greek Aíglē, one of the Hesperides (nymphs who protected a garden growing golden apples), literally, “brightness, radiance”; from the tree’s edible fruit
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“Aegle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Aegle. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.
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