eucharis

noun
eu·cha·ris | \ˈyük(ə)rə̇s\

Definition of eucharis 

1 capitalized : a small genus of South American scapose herbs (family Amaryllidaceae) having white umbellate flowers — see amazon lily

2 plural -es or eucharis lily : any plant of the genus Eucharis

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History and Etymology for eucharis

New Latin, from Late Latin, gracious, charming, from Greek, from eu- + charis grace; akin to Greek chairein to rejoice

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