Definition of Narcissus

Narcissus n. means: A genus of endogenous bulbous plants with handsome flowers, having a cup-shaped crown within the six-lobed perianth, and comprising the daffodils and jonquils of several kinds.

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Narcissus n. means: A genus of endogenous bulbous plants with handsome flowers, having a cup-shaped crown within the six-lobed perianth, and comprising the daffodils and jonquils of several kinds.

Meaning of Narcissus

Narcissus (n.) means: A genus of endogenous bulbous plants with handsome flowers, having a cup-shaped crown within the six-lobed perianth, and comprising the daffodils and jonquils of several kinds.

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Narcissus (n.): A beautiful youth fabled to have been enamored of his own image as seen in a fountain, and to have been changed into the flower called Narcissus.

Daffodil (n.): A plant of the genus Narcissus (N. Pseudo-narcissus). It has a bulbous root and beautiful flowers, usually of a yellow hue. Called also daffodilly, daffadilly, daffadowndilly, daffydowndilly, etc.

Polyanthus (n.): The oxlip. So called because the peduncle bears a many-flowered umbel. See Oxlip. (b) A bulbous flowering plant of the genus Narcissus (N. Tazetta, or N. polyanthus of some authors). See Illust. of Narcissus.

Narcissuses (pl. ): of Narcissus

Narcissine (a.): Of or pertaining to Narcissus.

Paracorolla (n.): A secondary or inner corolla; a corona, as of the Narcissus.

Scyphus (n.): The cup of a narcissus, or a similar appendage to the corolla in other flowers.

Echo (n.): A nymph, the daughter of Air and Earth, who, for love of Narcissus, pined away until nothing was left of her but her voice.

Amaryllis (n.): A family of plants much esteemed for their beauty, including the narcissus, jonquil, daffodil, agave, and others.

Narcissus (n.): A genus of endogenous bulbous plants with handsome flowers, having a cup-shaped crown within the six-lobed perianth, and comprising the daffodils and jonquils of several kinds.

Amaryllideous (a.): Of, pertaining to, or resembling, an order of plants differing from the lily family chiefly in having the ovary below the /etals. The narcissus and daffodil are members of this family.

Jonquille (n.): A bulbous plant of the genus Narcissus (N. Jonquilla), allied to the daffodil. It has long, rushlike leaves, and yellow or white fragrant flowers. The root has emetic properties. It is sometimes called the rush-leaved daffodil. See Illust. of Corona.

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Meaning of Narcissus

Narcissus means: A beautiful youth fabled to have been enamored of his own image as seen in a fountain, and to have been changed into the flower called Narcissus.

Meaning of Daffodil

Daffodil means: A plant of the genus Narcissus (N. Pseudo-narcissus). It has a bulbous root and beautiful flowers, usually of a yellow hue. Called also daffodilly, daffadilly, daffadowndilly, daffydowndilly, etc.

Meaning of Polyanthus

Polyanthus means: The oxlip. So called because the peduncle bears a many-flowered umbel. See Oxlip. (b) A bulbous flowering plant of the genus Narcissus (N. Tazetta, or N. polyanthus of some authors). See Illust. of Narcissus.

Meaning of Narcissuses

Narcissuses means: of Narcissus

Meaning of Narcissine

Narcissine means: Of or pertaining to Narcissus.

Meaning of Paracorolla

Paracorolla means: A secondary or inner corolla; a corona, as of the Narcissus.

Meaning of Scyphus

Scyphus means: The cup of a narcissus, or a similar appendage to the corolla in other flowers.

Meaning of Echo

Echo means: A nymph, the daughter of Air and Earth, who, for love of Narcissus, pined away until nothing was left of her but her voice.

Meaning of Amaryllis

Amaryllis means: A family of plants much esteemed for their beauty, including the narcissus, jonquil, daffodil, agave, and others.

Meaning of Narcissus

Narcissus means: A genus of endogenous bulbous plants with handsome flowers, having a cup-shaped crown within the six-lobed perianth, and comprising the daffodils and jonquils of several kinds.

Meaning of Amaryllideous

Amaryllideous means: Of, pertaining to, or resembling, an order of plants differing from the lily family chiefly in having the ovary below the /etals. The narcissus and daffodil are members of this family.

Meaning of Jonquille

Jonquille means: A bulbous plant of the genus Narcissus (N. Jonquilla), allied to the daffodil. It has long, rushlike leaves, and yellow or white fragrant flowers. The root has emetic properties. It is sometimes called the rush-leaved daffodil. See Illust. of Corona.

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