lunary

noun
lu·​na·​ry | \ ˈlünərē, -ri \
plural -es

Definition of lunary

 (Entry 1 of 2)

2 : a moonwort (Botrychium lunaria)

lunary

adjective
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Definition of lunary (Entry 2 of 2)

: lunar sense 1a drawn up the spectre of a planet from the limbo of lunary souls— E. A. Poe

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History and Etymology for lunary

Noun

Middle English lunarie, a plant, from Late Latin lunaria henbane

Adjective

modification (influenced by English -ary) of Spanish lunar or Latin lunaris; Spanish lunar from Latin lunaris

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“Lunary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lunary. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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