Rafflesia

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: rafflesia

Translingual[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia
Wikispecies has information on:

Wikispecies

Etymology[edit]

From Raffles, the surname of British colonial statesman Sir Stamford Raffles (1781–1826) +‎ -ia (suffix forming taxonomic names, especially genus names when appended to the name of a person).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rafflesia f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Rafflesiaceae – the rafflesias, of southeast Asia.

See also[edit]