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clivia

[ klahy-vee-uh, kliv-ee-uh ]
/ ˈklaɪ vi ə, ˈklɪv i ə /
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Origin of clivia

<New Latin (1828), named in honor of Lady Charlotte Florentia (née Clive), Duchess of Northumberland (1787–1866); see -ia

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