ismene

noun
is·me·ne | \ izˈmē(ˌ)nē \

Definition of ismene 

1 capitalized, in some classifications : a genus of South American bulbous perennial herbs that have incurved filaments projecting beyond the margin of the floral cup and are usually included in the genus Hemerocallis

2 plural -s : peruvian daffodil

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History and Etymology for ismene

New Latin, from Latin Ismene, daughter of Oedipus, from Greek Ismēnē

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