What does ramsons mean?

Definitions for ramsons

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ramsons.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wild garlic, wood garlic, Ramsons, Allium ursinum(noun)

    pungent Old World weedy plant


  1. ramsons(Noun)

    A wild relative of chives, Allium ursinum, having edible leaves and roots.

  2. Origin: From hramsan, nominative plural of hramsa, reinterpreted as a singular form.


  1. Ramsons

    Allium ursinum – known as ramsons, buckrams, wild garlic, broad-leaved garlic, wood garlic, bear leek or bear's garlic – is a wild relative of chives native to Europe and Asia. The Latin name is due to the brown bear's taste for the bulbs and its habit of digging up the ground to get at them; they are also a favorite of wild boar.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ramsons

    ram′zonz, n.pl. broad-leaved garlic. [A.S. hramsan (pl.), with pl. -s added.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ramsons in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ramsons in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of ramsons

  1. ramsons

Translations for ramsons

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for ramsons »


Find a translation for the ramsons definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these ramsons definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"ramsons." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 22 Nov. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/ramsons>.

Are we missing a good definition for ramsons? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for ramsons:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.