camphire

cam·​phire | \ ˈkamˌfī(ə)r \

Definition of camphire

 (Entry 1 of 2)

now dialectal variant of

camphire

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of camphire (Entry 2 of 2)

: henna a cluster of camphire — Song of Solomon 1:14 (Authorized Version)

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History and Etymology for camphire

Noun

Middle English camphire, caumfre camphor

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“Camphire.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/camphire. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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