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See also Hyacinth
From Ancient Greek ὑάκινθος (huakinthos, “any of several dark blue flowers”), but ultimately from a non-Indo-European Mediterranean language.
- IPA: /ˈhaɪəsɪnθ/
hyacinth (plural hyacinths)
- Any bulbous plant of the genus Hyacinthus, native to the Mediterranean and South Africa.
- A variety of zircon, ranging in color from brown, orange, reddish-brown and yellow.
plant of the genus Hyacinthus