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kaffir lily

Kaf·fir lil·y
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kaf-er, kah-fer lil-ee]
    • /ˈkæf ər, ˈkɑ fər ˈlɪl i/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kaf-er, kah-fer lil-ee]
    • /ˈkæf ər, ˈkɑ fər ˈlɪl i/

Definitions of kaffir lily words

  • noun kaffir lily clivia. 1
  • noun kaffir lily crimson flag. 1
  • noun kaffir lily The plant Clivia miniata in the Amaryllidaceae family. 0
  • noun kaffir lily The plant Hesperantha coccinea syn. Schizostylis coccinea in the Iridaceae family. 0

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Origin of kaffir lily

First appearance:

before 1895
One of the 18% newest English words
First recorded in 1895-1900

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Parts of speech for Kaffir lily

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

kaffir lily popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 29% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 69% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

kaffir lily usage trend in Literature

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