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ˈdʒæz mɪn, ˈdʒæs-jas·mine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jasmine(noun)

    any of several shrubs and vines of the genus Jasminum chiefly native to Asia

Wiktionary

  1. jasmine(Noun)

    Any of several plants, of the genus Jasminum, mostly native to Asia, having fragrant white or yellow flowers.

  2. jasmine(Noun)

    The perfume obtained from these plants.

  3. jasmine(Noun)

    Any of several unrelated plants having a similar perfume.

  4. Origin: jasmin, from يسمين, from یاسمن.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jasmine(noun)

    a shrubby plant of the genus Jasminum, bearing flowers of a peculiarly fragrant odor. The J. officinale, common in the south of Europe, bears white flowers. The Arabian jasmine is J. Sambac, and, with J. angustifolia, comes from the East Indies. The yellow false jasmine in the Gelseminum sempervirens (see Gelsemium). Several other plants are called jasmine in the West Indies, as species of Calotropis and Faramea

  2. Origin: [F. jasmin, Sp. jazmin, Ar. ysmn, Pers. ysmn; cf. It. gesmino, gelsomino. Cf. Jessamine.]

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  1. Jasmine

    Jasmine is a genus of shrubs and vines in the olive family. It contains around 200 species native to tropical and warm temperate regions of the Old World. Jasmines are widely cultivated for the characteristic fragrance of their flowers.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jasmine

    jas′min, Jessamine, jes′a-min, n. a genus of plants, many species of which have very fragrant flowers. [Fr. jasmin—Ar.,—Pers. yāsmīn.]

Editors Contribution

  1. jasmine

    Is a genus of shrubs and vines in the olive family.

    Jasmine contains around 200 species native to tropical and warm temperate regions of the Eurasia, Australasia and Oceania. Jasmines are widely cultivated for the characteristic fragrance of their flowers.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on August 18, 2015  
  2. Jasmine

    an Old World shrub or climbing plant that bears fragrant flowers used in perfumery or tea. It is popular as an ornamental

    used in names of other shrubs or climbers with fragrant flowers, e.g. Cape jasmine, yellow jasmine

    Submitted by JasmineS on May 16, 2019  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jasmine in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jasmine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of jasmine in a Sentence

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