phytonym

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

phyto- +‎ -onym

Noun[edit]

phytonym (plural phytonyms)

  1. A (non-taxonomic) plant name.
  2. The name of an individual plant (e.g. General Sherman, a tree in Sequoia National Park, California).
  3. An anthroponym derived from the name of a plant.