plumeria

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Plumeria, genus name, from the name of French botanist Charles Plumier.

Noun[edit]

plumeria ‎(plural plumerias)

  1. frangipani
    • 2004, David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas
      Mrs Horrox told me departees were once presented with a garland of plumeria, but the Mission elders deemed garlands immoral.