Origin of stamin

1175–1225; Middle English < Middle French estamineLatin stāminea, feminine of stāmineus consisting of threads, equivalent to stāmin- (see stamen) + -eus -eous


  1. variant of stamini- before a vowel: staminate. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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