Anemone

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See also: anemone, anémone, and anêmone

Translingual[edit]

Anemone ranunculoides
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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀνεμώνη (anemṓnē), from ἄνεμος (ánemos, wind); named by botanist Carl von Linnaeus (1707-1778).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (English) IPA(key): /əˈnɛməniː/

Proper noun[edit]

Anemone f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Ranunculaceae – the anemones.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erhardt, Walter & Götz, Erich & Bödeker, Nils & Seybold, Siegmund, Zander. Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen. Dictionary of plant names. Dictionnaire des noms de plantes, Ulmer, 2000.
  2. ^ Stearn T. William, Botanical Latin, Redwood Burn, third edition 1983

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin anemone.

Noun[edit]

Anemone f (genitive Anemone, plural Anemonen)

  1. anemone

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