Origin of samara
Examples from the Web for samara
Contemporary Examples of samara
Despite the long wait, Samara Herard says she will not give up.The Grim Sleeper’s Trial Is Moving at Snail’s Pace, and Victims’ Families Are Furious
March 21, 2013
Samara, an aspiring writer, enjoys soccer, acting, and considers herself a fairy-tale scholar.Is ‘Mirror Mirror’ Starring Julia Roberts the Worst Movie of the Year?
March 30, 2012
Historical Examples of samara
In the evening a cruel conversation about the Samara revenues.The Last Days of Tolstoy
V. G. Chertkov
The flowers of the Ash have no corolla, and the fruit is a samara.Botany for Ladies
Fruit a membranous, compressed, winged capsule (a samara), 1-seeded.
Fruit a 2-celled, 2-seeded capsule, flattened and foliaceous at the extremity (a samara).
Fruit a 2-celled and 2-seeded samara, winged all round, nearly orbicular.
Word Origin for samara
dried fruit of certain trees, from Latin samara "the seed of the elm," variant of samera, perhaps from Gaulish.