What does clary mean?

Definitions for claryˈklɛər i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clary, Salvia sclarea(noun)

    aromatic herb of southern Europe; cultivated in Great Britain as a potherb and widely as an ornamental

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clary(verb)

    to make a loud or shrill noise

  2. Clary(noun)

    a plant (Salvia sclarea) of the Sage family, used in flavoring soups

  3. Origin: [Cf. LL. sclarea, scarlea, D. & G. scharlei, F. sclare.]


  1. Clary

    Salvia sclarea, clary, or clary sage, is a biennial or short-lived herbaceous perennial in the genus Salvia. It is native to the northern Mediterranean, along with some areas in north Africa and Central Asia. The plant has a lengthy history as a medicinal herb, and is currently grown for its essential oil.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Clary

    klār′i, n. a biennial with clammy stem, large, heart-shaped, rough, doubly crenate leaves, and whorls of pale-blue flowers in loose terminal spikes, with large coloured bracts. [Low L. sclarea. Origin unknown.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clary in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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