sieva bean

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noun sie·va bean \ˈsē-və-, ˈsi-vē-\

Definition of sieva bean

  1. 1 :  lima bean 2; especially :  a small usually whitish lima bean

  2. 2 :  a plant (Phaseolus lunatus) that bears sieva beans

Origin and Etymology of sieva bean

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1888


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