What does ilex mean?

Definitions for ilexˈaɪ lɛks

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ilex, genus Ilex(noun)

    a large genus of dicotyledonous trees and shrubs of the family Aquifoliaceae that have small flowers and berries (including hollies)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ilex(noun)

    the holm oak (Quercus Ilex)

  2. Ilex(noun)

    a genus of evergreen trees and shrubs, including the common holly

  3. Origin: [L., holm oak.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ilex

    ī′leks, n. the scientific name for Holly (which see): the evergreen or holm oak. [L.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Ilex

    A plant genus of the family AQUIFOLIACEAE. The common name of 'holly' usually refers to this genus but may sometimes refer to similar looking plants of the MAHONIA or QUERCUS genus.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ilex in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ilex in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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