lunary

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noun

lu·​na·​ry
ˈlünərē,
-ri
plural -es
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: a moonwort (Botrychium lunaria)

lunary

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adjective

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

Word History

Etymology

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 18 Jul. 2024.

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