damaskeen

transitive verb

dam·​a·​skeen
-ed/-ing/-s

Word History

Etymology

from earlier damaskine, from Middle French damasquiner, from damasquin of Damascus, from Old Italian damaschino, from Damasco Damascus (from Latin Damascus) + -ino (from Latin -inus -ine)

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“Damaskeen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/damaskeen. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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