Origin and Etymology of asclepiad
ultimately from Greek asklēpiad-, asklēpias celandine, from Asklēpios, Greek god of medicine
First Known Use: 1859
Learn More about asclepiad
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about asclepiad
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up asclepiad? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).