Meaning of ELETTARIA in English

ˌeləˈta(a)rēə noun

Usage: capitalized

Etymology: New Latin, probably from a native name like Javanese ela-ela cardamom, probably reduplication of Sanskrit elā

: a genus of East Indian herbs (family Zingiberaceae) having lanceolate sheathing leaves and small purple-striped flowers in a long spike — see cardamom

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