variants or less commonly lizari or lizary
plural alizaris also lizaris or lizaries
: the madder of the Levant

Word History


French & Spanish; French, alizari, from Spanish

First Known Use

1769, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alizari was in 1769

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“Alizari.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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