althaea [1]


althaea [1]

1. althaea (althēa), ae, f. (ἀλθαία), die wilde Malve, der gemeine Eibisch (Althaea officinalis, L.), Plin. 20, 222. Isid. 17, 9, 75. Ps. Apul. herb. 39: hibiscus, quam althean vocant, Cael. Aur. chron. 1, 1, 13.


http://www.zeno.org/Georges-1913. 1806–1895.


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