belonging to the plant family Amaryllidaceae.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Amaryllidaceae, a family of widely cultivated flowering plants having bulbs and including the amaryllis, snowdrop, narcissus, and daffodil
any of several bulbous plants of the genus Hippeastrum, especially H. puniceum, which has large red or pink flowers and is popular as a houseplant. Compare . Also called belladonna lily, naked lady. a related plant, Amaryllis belladonna, having clusters of usually rose-colored flowers. any of several other similar or related plants. (initial capital letter) […]
- Amaryllis family
the plant family Amaryllidaceae, typified by herbaceous plants having alternate or basal lance-shaped leaves, bulbs or corms, and showy, lilylike flowers and including the amaryllis, daffodil, onion and its relatives, and snowdrop.
a king of Messene who ruled Elis with Augeas and who was slain by Nestor in a war against the Pylians. Historical Examples Then fate fell upon Diores, son of Amarynceus, for he was struck by a jagged stone near the ancle of his right leg. The Iliad Homer
a Japanese diver, usually a woman, who tends underwater oyster beds used in the cultivation of pearls. Contemporary Examples And over the weekend, Gaga redefined the R. Kelly duet in a good way on the amas. Has Lady Gaga Fallen From Her Throne? Michael Musto November 25, 2013 Following his outrageous performance at the amas, […]