plural -es
: kenaf

Word History


Afrikaans (wilde) stokroos, from wild wild + stokroos hollyhock, from Dutch, from stok stick (from Middle Dutch stoc stick, stump, trunk of a tree) + roos rose, from Middle Dutch rose, from Latin rosa

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“Stokroos.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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