Althaea

What is Althaea?

Althaea definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun Classical Mythology.
wife of Oeneus and mother of Toxeus, Tydeus, Meleager, and Deianira.

Definition for althaea (2 of 2)altheaor alA.thaeA.a

[ al-thee-uh ]SHOW IPA
/ A|lE?I,ia??E? /PHONETIC RESPELLING

KLMNOnoun
the rose of Sharon, Hibiscus syriacus.
any plant belonging to the genus Althaea, of the mallow family, having lobed leaves and showy flowers in a spikelike cluster, including the hollyhocks and marsh mallows.

Origin of althea1660a??70; New Latin, Latin althaea Greek althaA-A? marsh mallow

 

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