a former gold coin of England, first issued by Edward IV, being the existing noble with a figure of a rose added to the types on either side: much imitated on the Continent, especially in the Netherlands.
noun 1. Jean, 1912–69, U.S. theatrical lighting designer. 2. Manuel, 1904–2003, French conductor and composer.
noun 1. Julius, 1862–1932, U.S. businessman and philanthropist.
noun 1. a plant, Lychnis coeli-rosa, of the pink family, native to the Mediterranean region, having solitary terminal, rose-pink flowers.
noun 1. an Asian plant, Anastatica hierochuntica, of the mustard family, which, after drying and curling up, expands when moistened. rose of Jericho noun 1. another name for the resurrection plant