Meaning of origan in English:

origan

Pronunciation /ˈɒrɪɡ(ə)n/

noun

rare, historical
  • Any plant of the genus Origanum; especially wild marjoram or oregano, O. vulgare. In early use also: †wild thyme or pennyroyal (obsolete).

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Palladius' De Re Rustica. From Middle French, French origan, Middle French auriganne, origane and its etymon classical Latin orīganum origanum.