erythea

noun
er·​y·​thea | \ -ˈthēə \

Definition of erythea

1 capitalized : a genus of Californian and Mexican slender fan palms with smooth trunks and large orbicular leaves whose lobes bear white filaments
2 plural -s : any palm of the genus Erythea

History and Etymology for erythea

New Latin, from Greek Erytheia, one of the Hesperides

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“Erythea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/erythea. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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