lierre

noun
\ lēˈe(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of lierre

: a grayish to moderate olive

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History and Etymology for lierre

French, literally, ivy, from Middle French, alteration (resulting from incorrect division of l'ierre the ivy) of ierre, alteration of Old French edre, from Latin hedera

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“Lierre.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lierre. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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