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Meaning of "prunella" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PRUNELLA

Perhaps from prunelle, with reference to the colour of the cloth.
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PRONUNCIATION OF PRUNELLA

prunella  [pruːˈnɛlə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRUNELLA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Prunella is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PRUNELLA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of prunella in the English dictionary

The definition of prunella in the dictionary is a strong fabric, esp a twill-weave worsted, used for gowns and the uppers of some shoes.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PRUNELLA


canella
kəˈnɛlə
citronella
ˌsɪtrəˈnɛlə
fraxinella
ˌfræksɪˈnɛlə
fustanella
ˌfʌstəˈnɛlə
gentianella
ˌdʒɛnʃəˈnɛlə
Kneller
ˈnɛlə
legionella
ˌliːdʒəˈnɛlə
Petronella
ˌpɛtrəˈnɛlə
quinella
kwɪˈnɛlə
salmonella
ˌsælməˈnɛlə
selaginella
ˌsɛlədʒɪˈnɛlə
trichinella
ˌtrɪkɪˈnɛlə
villanella
ˌvɪləˈnɛlə
zanella
zæˈnɛlə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRUNELLA

prudently
prudery
prudish
prudishly
prudishness
pruina
pruinose
prunable
prune
prunelle
prunello
pruner
pruning
pruning hook
pruning knife
pruning knives
pruning shears
prunt
prunus

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRUNELLA

a capella
a cappella
Campanella
Capella
cella
Cinderella
fella
Isabella
Marbella
marcella
mozzarella
nigella
novella
paella
Pella
rosella
sabella
Sella
stella
umbrella

Synonyms and antonyms of prunella in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «prunella» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRUNELLA

Find out the translation of prunella to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of prunella from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «prunella» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

夏枯草
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

prunella
570 millions of speakers

English

prunella
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक प्रकार की बूटी
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

برونيلا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

прюнель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

prunella
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শক্ত রেশমি বা পশমি কাপড়বিশেষ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Brunelle
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Prunella
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Prunella
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

プルーネラ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

프루 넬라
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Prunella
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

loại len mong
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ப்ரூனெல்லா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रूनला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

karamandola
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Prunella
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Prunella
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

прюнель
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Prunella
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

prunella
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Prunella
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Prunella
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Prunella
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of prunella

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRUNELLA»

The term «prunella» is regularly used and occupies the 101.915 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRUNELLA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «prunella» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «prunella» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about prunella

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRUNELLA»

Discover the use of prunella in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to prunella and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Prunella in the Land of Beavers
Ellen was also against Prunella using deodorant because it was full of chemicals. (“They stink!”) Charmaine, a scrupulously clean woman married to Noel's eldest brother, commented years later in Montreal about them to Prunella, nose ...
Nathalie Ponze, 2001
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Princess Prunella and the Purple Peanut
Revealing in the humor of its impertinent heroine-and an alliteration of p's that gives the story a tongue-twisting energy with surprises at ever turn-PRINCESS PRUNELLA AND THE PURPLE PEANUT is an irresistible story about the pitfalls of ...
Margaret Atwood, 1995
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The Magical Misadventures of Prunella Bogthistle
All Prunella wants is to be a proper bog-witch.
Deva Fagan, 2010
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Prunella: Or, Love in a Dutch Garden...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Laurence Housman, Harley Granville-Barker, 2012
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Prunella Clough: Regions Unmapped
Providing a comprehensive overview of Prunella Clough's entire career, Frances Spalding situates the development of Clough's art within the trajectory of her life and her involvement with teaching.
Frances Spalding, 2012
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LIFE
On June 11 Prunella Stack carrying the Union Jack led a delegation of English women to Hamburg to show the Nazi Strength-Through-Joy convention that Britons are not weaklings (left). For physical fitness, apotheosized by the Fascist ...
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Wobbly Barstool
Prunella, who had also drawn close to the physician, cried, “Will she be all right, Doctor?” Dr. Falter, who couldby nomeans inducehimself to directly view the sincereconcern that wassoevident in Prunella's eyes,chose instead to focus upon a ...
Jane Lowy, Jane and David C. Lowy, 2012
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Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Himachal Pradesh
Prunella. vulgaris. Linn. Family - LABIATAE/LAMIACEAE Local/Common - Austakhaddus, Ustakhadus, All-heal, Self- name(s) heal. Distribution - The plant is found from Afghanistan to Bhutan in the North temperate zone at an altitude of 1 ...
Narain Singh Chauhan, 1999
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Through the Storybook
PRUNELLA. Of course you are. A little cleaner than when we last saw you, but you are definitely Cinderella. You have the beady eyes. DRIZELLA. And the funny nose. PRUNELLA. And ... the ugliest dog I've ever seen! WOLF. Madam, I am not ...
Greg Atkins, 1988
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Plants of British Columbia: Scientific and Common Names of ...
Fassen SY: Physostegia virginiana var. parviflora (Nutt. ex Gray) Boivin Phvsostegia virginiana var. parviflora (Nutt. ex Gray) Boivin = Physostegia parviflora [PHYSPAR] Prunella L [PRUNELLS] Prunella vulgaris L. [PRUNVUL] ( self-heal) ...
Hong Qian, K. Klinka, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PRUNELLA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term prunella is used in the context of the following news items.
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In Memoriam
Bob Prunella, Wrangell's own “master of ceremonies and auctioneer extraordinaire,” has taken his final bow. After a brief, brave, intense bout with metastasized ... «Turnagain Times, Jun 15»
2
Prunella Clough's Unconsidered Wastelands at Osborne Samuel
“Unconsidered Wastelands” at London's Osborne Samuel Gallery is a major retrospective of works by British painter Prunella Clough who is widely appreciated ... «Artinfo UK, May 15»
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Prunella Clough, Osborne Samuel gallery, review: 'a lot to admire'
She was christened Cara Prunella Clough-Taylor – and with a name like that, you can probably guess on which side of the tracks she was born. Not that ... «Telegraph.co.uk, May 15»
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Gaudier-Brzeska, Edward Burra, Prunella Clough: More treasures …
Rnging from notebooks to photographs and sketches, more key items relate to Eileen Agar, James Boswell, Ian Breakwell, Felicia Browne, Prunella Clough, ... «Culture24, Apr 15»
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Prunella Clough: Unconsidered Wastelands at the Osborne Samuel …
Unconsidered Wastelands includes over 70 paintings and works on paper by Prunella Clough, one of the most prominent artists of post-war Britain. The pieces ... «The Upcoming, Apr 15»
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Prunella Clough's Unconsidered Wastelands reconsidered at …
Pigeon-holing Prunella Clough (1919 -1999) has always been difficult. The English painter, born in Chelsea as Cara Clough Taylor, was famously reticent to talk ... «Culture24, Apr 15»
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Samuel West on the reality of life with mother Prunella Scales …
Actor and director Samuel West has said his mother Prunella Scales's dementia is 'pretty manageable' for the family. He told BBC Radio 5 live: “Because of early ... «What's On TV, Apr 15»
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Prunella Scales: 'I want to die on the eighth curtain call'
In this golden age of British television, programmes such as Timothy West and Prunella Scales's Great Canal Journeys simply shouldn't exist. Its synopsis — two ... «The Times, Mar 15»
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Samuel West: 'There's plenty of money for the arts. It's just that too …
Both your parents [Prunella Scales and Timothy West] were on the stage. Yes, I know what it is to have parents working away from home, trying to earn a living, ... «The Guardian, Mar 15»
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'This is life changing' — Fife supermarket melts hearts with support …
"Prunella LOVED it and mummy was very emotional! The staff in the Kirkcaldy branch were super helpful too keeping wheelchair safe till we were finished. «The Courier, Mar 15»

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