plural -s

Word History


German, from Middle High German alrūn, alteration of Old High German alrūna (perhaps a feminine proper name), from al-, all all + rūna secret

First Known Use

1839, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alraun was in 1839

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“Alraun.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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