Word Origin for origanum
Examples from the Web for origanum
Historical Examples of origanum
Dr Cattell scents it with the oils of origanum and bergamot instead of cinnamon.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II
Marjoram oil, distilled from Origanum majoranoides, and obtained entirely from Cyprus.The Handbook of Soap Manufacture
W. H. Simmons
For twenty years the distillation of origanum oil has been made under Government control.
The caterpillar feeds on thyme (Thymus Serpyllum) and marjoram (Origanum vulgare).Butterflies and Moths
William S. Furneaux
Different opinions have been held as to the botanical identification of the plant from which the Cyprus origanum oil is produced.