Origin of jasmine
Examples from the Web for jasmine
Contemporary Examples of jasmine
All the flowers which he saw were Hindu: the champa, keora, and jasmine.India’s Newest State Telangana Is Bosnia Redux
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It smells like…” she begins, with Giamatti interrupting: “Jasmine.‘Saving Mr. Banks’ Is This Oscar Season’s Breath of Fresh Air
December 12, 2013
The heartwarming scent of the stew drifted on a soft breeze of jasmine.Two Chickens, an Old Guitar, and a Group of Strangers: A Life-Changing Feast in Brazil
November 29, 2013
Those with abs flaunted them as Aladdin and Jasmine from the Disney film released that year.The Most Popular Halloween Costumes Through the Years: 1985-2013
October 31, 2013
This is a topic that 19-year-old Jasmine Villegas, a singer and a survivor of an abusive relationship, already knows about.Mother of Slain UVA Student Fights Domestic Violence
February 21, 2013
Historical Examples of jasmine
He did both, and the Jasmine lady might have found him dull.
The Jasmine lady must have been practising on his poor little heart.
The aunt warned me; that Conway woman warned me; the Jasmine Lady warned me.
And what if the salvia, as by a miracle, blossoms on the jasmine?The Book of Khalid
A breeze came through the open window, and with it the scent of jasmine.The Long Roll
Word Origin for jasmine
1570s, from French jasmin (Middle French jessemin), from Arabic yas(a)min, from Persian yasmin (cf. Greek iasme, iasmelaion, name of a Persian perfume). The plant first was grown in England 16c.