Barberry

Branch of a barberry close-up

Berberis vulgaris

Barberry (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From Middle English berberie, from Medieval Latin berberis, on which see Arabic بَرْبَارِيس(barbārīs). Doublet of berberis.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɑɹbɛɹi/

Noun

barberry (plural barberries)

  1. Any of the thorny shrubs of genus Berberis, which bear yellow flowers and red or blue-black berries.

Translations

References

  • Berberis on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • Berberis on Wikispecies.Wikispecies
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