arariba

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese araribá, from Old Tupi.

Noun[edit]

arariba (plural araribas)

  1. any of the trees of three species in the genus Centrolobium (family Fabaceae), especially, a Brazilian tree (Centrolobium robustum) -- called also zebrawood
  2. any of several trees of the genus Sickingia usually with heavy dark red wood
  3. the wood of an arariba tree.

References[edit]

for Centrolobium

for Sickingia