Word Study
Index
: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
[2x]
: S S- S. S/ Sa Sb Sc Sd Se Sf Sg Sh Si Sj Sk Sl Sm Sn So Sp Sq Sr Ss St Su Sv Sw Sy Sz
skirlcrake | skirling | skirmish | skirmisher | skirr | skirret | skirrhus | skirt | skirt chaser | skirt of tasses | skirting

skirret

 : 
Noun
 : 
skir=ret

CIDE DICTIONARY

skirretn. [A corrupted form equivalent to sugarwort.].
     An umbelliferous plant (Sium Sisarum syn. Pimpinella Sisarum). It is a native of Asia, but has been long cultivated in Europe for its edible clustered tuberous roots, which are very sweet.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

skirret, n. a perennial umbelliferous plant, Sium sisarum, formerly cultivated in Europe for its edible root.

Etymology
ME skirwhit(e), perh. formed as SHEER(1), WHITE

For further exploring for "skirret" in Webster Dictionary Online


TIP #01: Welcome to the NEXT Bible Web Interface and Study System!! [ALL]
created in 0.23 seconds
powered by bible.org