Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

royal palm

noun

Definition of royal palm

  1. :  any of a genus (Roystonea) of palms chiefly of the Caribbean region; especially :  a tall graceful pinnate-leaved palm (R. regia) native to Cuba that is widely planted for ornament



Circa 1861

First Known Use of royal palm

circa 1861


Learn More about royal palm


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up royal palm? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

expressing little or no emotion

Get Word of the Day daily email!