noun au·be·pine \ˈȯbəˌpēn, -bā-, -pə̇n, ˌōbāˈpēn\

Definition of aubepine



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Origin and Etymology of aubepine

French aubéspine, from Old French aubespin, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin albispina, from (assumed) Latin alba spina (attested as spina alba), from Latin alba white (feminine of albus) + spina thorn — more at elf, spine

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