Meaning of OSMUND in English

OSMUND

osmund 1

/oz"meuhnd, os"-/ , n.

any fern of the genus Osmunda, esp. the royal fern.

[ 1325-75; ME osmunde osmunde, OF osmonde ]

osmund 2

/oz"meuhnd, os"-/ , n.

a superior quality of iron, formerly used for fishhooks, arrowheads, etc.

[ 1250-1300; ME osmund, osmond osemunt osmunder ]

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