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Origin of the name NARKIS.
Etymology of the name NARKIS.
Meaning of the baby name NARKIS.

  

NARKIS.  Persian form of Greek Narkissos (q.v.), popularly rendered "daffodil," but truly meaning "narcotic."  See note below.  Also see Narcissus, Narcisso, Nargiz, and Narkiss

... "13 and 14. Narcissus.  Its name is derived in dictionaries quite correctly through Latin from the Greek νάρκισσος, unchanged; but they fail to add that the Greek name of this loveliest of lilies is derived from the Persian narkis, "narcotic."... (A Group of Eastern Romances and Stories from the Persian, Tamil, and Urdu, Clouston, 1889; and, A History of Persia, Sykes, v.1, 1915).

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