Abelia

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Translingual[edit]

Abelia flowers

Etymology[edit]

From the surname of Clarke Abel (1780–1826), English botanist +‎ -ia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ə.ˈbil.jə/, /eɪ.ˈbil.jə/, /eɪ.ˈbil.i.ə/, /ə.ˈbil.i.ə/

Proper noun[edit]

Abelia f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Caprifoliaceae — many ornamental shrubs from Asia and Mexico, the abelias.

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