Jew's-myrtle

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Jew's-myrtle the prickly-leaved plant Ruscus aculeatus
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. Juis—L. Judæus—Gr. Ioudaios—Heb. Yehūdāh, Judah.