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

Word History


New Latin, from Greek Erytheia, one of the Hesperides

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“Erythea.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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