noun Bo·ra·go \bəˈrā(ˌ)gō, -rä-\

Definition of Borago

  1. :  a small genus of perennial herbs (family Boraginaceae) that are natives of the Mediterranean region and distinguished by a rotate corolla and large scar at the base of the nutlet

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Origin and Etymology of borago

New Latin, from Medieval Latin borago, borrago borage, probably from (assumed) Vulgar Latin burrago

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a brief usually trivial fact

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