herb Christopher

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

Definition of herb Christopher


herbs Christopher


herb Christophers

  1. 1 :  a common European baneberry (Actaea spicata)

  2. 2 :  either of two American baneberries: a :  white baneberry b :  red baneberry

  3. 3 :  royal fern

  4. 4 :  fleabane a

  5. 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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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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