Examples of multiple changes and multiple syllables (e.g., prezzemolo < petroselinum)

Lusus Naturae

Senior Member
Cantonese
I find it fascinating that four syllables are retained and so many changes are involved from petroselinum to prezzemolo: petro->preto-, -selinum>-senilo>-semolo, pre(to)se->prezze-. Could we expand the list of examples of extraordinarily multiple syllables retained and changes involved?
 
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