Monday, February 18, 2013

For the Love of a Linguaphile v.39

Sweet-briar, 14 June 2012,... 021 f
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eglantine n. [eg-luh n-teen]the sweetbrier (via

I have no sentence for this flower, though, one girl in my class once shared that a character in a story she once read was named Eglantine, and frankly, I just thought it had a pretty sound to it :)

For the Love of a Linguaphile is a weekly series where I share the joys of being an English major and language lover with a useful new vocabulary word or definition that keeps popping up lately. Hopefully you can incorporate a new word into your vocabulary, or even share one of your favorite words!

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