Saint-Bruno's-lily

noun
Saint-Bru·​no's-lily | \ -¦brü(ˌ)nōz¦- \

Definition of Saint-Bruno's-lily

: a European alpine plant (Paradisea liliastrum) of the family Liliaceae resembling the asphodel with fascicled fleshy roots, radical leaves, and funnel-shaped white flowers

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History and Etymology for Saint-Bruno's-lily

probably after St. Bruno of Querfurt †1009 German archbishop & missionary

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“Saint-Bruno's-lily.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Saint-Bruno%27s-lily. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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