herb Christopher

noun herb Chris·to·pher \ -ˈkristəfə(r) \

Definition of herb Christopher

plural herbs Christopher or herb Christophers
1 : a common European baneberry (Actaea spicata)
2 : either of two American baneberries:
4 : fleabane a
5 : meadowsweet 2

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Origin and Etymology of herb christopher

translation of New Latin or Medieval Latin herba (Sancti) Christophori, after Christophorus (St. Christopher) 3d century Christian martyr


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