Scilla

[sil-uh; Italian sheel-lah]
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scilla

noun
  1. any liliaceous plant of the genus Scilla, of Old World temperate regions, having small bell-shaped flowersSee also squill (def. 3)

Word Origin for scilla

C19: via Latin from Greek skilla; compare squill
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