Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

dacicus - debilis

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Epithet

Definition

Derivation

Stem

Type/
Gender

Meaning

dacicus
dacica
dacicum
of Dacia, upper Hungary and western Rumania
dacicusdacicadjDacicus
of Dacia, the home of a people who lived in the area not consisting of eastern Hungary and western Rumania
Sorbus dacica Borbas
dactylifer
dactylifera
dactyliferum
finger bearing
dactylosdactylnoun/mδακτυλοϛ
finger, toe
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
ferferaparfero
to bear, carry, bring
Phoenix dactylifera L.
dactyloides
dactyloides
dactyloides
finger like
dactylosdactylnoun/mδακτυλοϛ
finger, toe
oidesoidadj-οειδεϛ
adjective suffix for nouns: like, resemble
Buchloe dactyloides Engelm.
dalmaticus
dalmatica
dalmaticum
Dalmatia, Yugoslavia
dalmaticusdalmaticadjDalmaticus
Dalmatian
Linaria dalmatica (L.) P. Mill.
Trifolium dalmaticum Vis.
Dianthus dalmaticus Celak.
damascenus
damascena
damascenum
Damascus
damascenusdamascenadjDamascenus
of Damascus, Damascene
Nigella damascena L.
Asphodelus damascenus Boiss.
dasyacanthus
dasyacantha
dasyacanthum
dense spines
dasysdasyadjδασυϛ
hairy, bushy, thick grown
acanthaacanthnoun/fακανϑα
thorn, thistle
usadjLatinizing suffix
Coryphantha dasyacantha (Engelm.) Orcutt
dasyanthus
dasyantha
dasyanthum
hairy flower
dasysdasyadjδασυϛ
hairy, bushy, thick grown
anthosanthnoun/nανϑοϛ
flower
usadjLatinizing suffix
Spiraea dasyantha Bunge
Viburnum dasyanthum Rehder
Styrax dasyanthus Perkins
dasycladus
dasyclada
dasycladum
hairy branches
dasysdasyadjδασυϛ
hairy, bushy, thick grown
cladoscladnoun/mκλαδοϛ
branch; shoot
usadjLatinizing suffix
Argillochloa dasyclada (Hack. ex Beal) W.A. Weber
Rhododendron dasycladum Balf. f. & W. W. Sm.
dasyphyllus
dasyphylla
dasyphyllum
hairy leaves
dasysdasyadjδασυϛ
hairy, bushy, thick grown
phyllonphyllnoun/nφυλλον
leaf; foliage
usadjLatinizing suffix
Stipa dasyphylla (Lindem.) Czern. ex Trautv.
Trifolium dasyphyllum Torr. & Gray
Lupinus dasyphyllus Greene
dasystemon
dasystemones
hairy stamen
dasysdasyadjδασυϛ
hairy, bushy, thick grown
stemonstemonnoun/mστημων
L: stamen
warp in loom; thread
Tulipa dasystemon (Regel) Regel
dealbatus
dealbata
dealbatum
whitened
dealbatusdealbatpparwhitewashed, plastered
Acacia dealbata Link
Racosperma dealbatum (Link) Pedley
Amblyodon dealbatus (Hedw.) Bruch & Schimp. in B.S.G.
debilis
debilis
debile
debilitated, weak
debilisdebiladjlame, disabled, week, debilitated, feeble, frail, infirm,maimed, impotent (from dehabilis)
Sedum debile S.Wats.
Collomia debilis (S.Wats.) Greene