noun, plural bet·o·nies.
Origin of betony
Examples from the Web for betony
Historical Examples of betony
Let it stand to cool, beat up three ounces of syrup of betony with a large spoonful of ale yeast, and put it into the liquor.
If it is caused by the brain, take syrup of betony and marjoram.
With the exception of vervain, no herb was more highly prized than betony.The Old English Herbals
Eleanour Sinclair Rohde
Upon the table lay a pipe filled with betony and colt's-foot, a roll of wax-candle, a silver spitting-pot, and a Seville orange.Isaac Bickerstaff
The seeds of Rue and the leaves of Betony boyled together in white wine.