mignonette (sense )
Origin of resedaModern Latin from L, a plant from uncertain or unknown; perhaps , but said (by Pliny) to be origin, originally imperative of resedare, to allay, used in a charm accompanying its medicinal use
- Any of various Mediterranean plants of the genus Reseda, including the mignonette, having densely flowered terminal racemes and divided petals.
- A grayish or dark green to yellow green or light olive.
Origin of resedaNew Latin Resēda genus name from Latin resēda a kind of plant used to reduce tumors