herb Barbara

noun herb Bar·ba·ra \-ˈbärb(ə)rə, -ˈbȧb-\

Definition of herb Barbara


herbs Barbara


herb Barbaras

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Origin and Etymology of herb barbara

translation of Medieval Latin or New Latin herba (Sanctae) Barbarae, from Barbara (St. Barbara) 3d century Christian martyr

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a brief usually trivial fact

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