A Lackadaisical Lexicon for Laggard Logophiles

NÉNUPHAR

[noun]

water lily; lily, a flowering aquatic plant from the Nymphaeaceae family.

Etymology: French for “water lily”, from Mediaeval Latin, from Arabic نلوفر (nilūfar), Persian نیلوفر (nīlūfar), from Sanskrit नीलोतपल (nīlotpala), from नील (nīla, “blue”) + उतपल (utpala, “lotus, water-lily”).

[Oscar-Claude Monet]

  1. najashleemercury reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  2. tunnya reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  3. littlesistersammy reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  4. monnacu reblogged this from monnacu
  5. disturbness reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  6. deeroche reblogged this from aurorasforest
  7. aurorasforest reblogged this from cristalnymphea
  8. cjinyoface reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  9. ite-missa-est reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  10. wtfwhatthefuck reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  11. naililyam reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  12. theartisticendeavor reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  13. awaitingariake reblogged this from victoriousvocabulary
  14. bloody-teacups reblogged this from twiceplanted
  15. californean reblogged this from perseide
  16. perseide reblogged this from twiceplanted
  17. lizzy384 reblogged this from abbys-jam-juggler
  18. pookiestheone reblogged this from abbys-jam-juggler
  19. clareandlaois reblogged this from cristalnymphea
  20. abbys-jam-juggler reblogged this from amethyst-flowers
  21. theescapists reblogged this from cristalnymphea
  22. talla-rose reblogged this from cristalnymphea
  23. khaleesi-borgia-arnaud reblogged this from cristalnymphea
  24. the-serenity-garden reblogged this from amethyst-flowers
  25. rosegarden-me reblogged this from cristalnymphea
  26. fuck-off-gretel reblogged this from cristalnymphea
  27. amethyst-flowers reblogged this from cristalnymphea