agave

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See also: Agave, agáve, agavé, and agávé

English[edit]

Agave americana 'Medio-picta'

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From Ancient Greek Ἀγαυή ‎(Agauḗ, Agave), from ἀγαυός ‎(agauós, noble, illustrious).

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agave ‎(plural agaves)

  1. A plant of the genus Agave, which includes the maguey or century plant. Attaining maturity, it produces a gigantic flower stem.

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agave f

  1. agave

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

agave m (plural agaves)

  1. agave (plant of the genus Agave)

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Agave, from Ancient Greek Ἀγαυή ‎(Agauḗ), name of one of the daughters of Cadmus, from ἀγαυός ‎(agauós, noble, illustrious).

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agave m ‎(plural agaves)

  1. agave

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