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  1. redbud, Cercis canadensisnoun

    small shrubby tree of eastern North America similar to the Judas tree having usually pink flowers; found in damp sheltered underwood


  1. redbudnoun

    Any of several small trees, of the genus Cercis, having purple-pink flowers that appear before the leaves; the Judas tree.


  1. redbud

    A redbud is a type of deciduous tree or shrub, belonging to the pea family Fabaceae, native to warm-temperate regions of North America, West Asia and the eastern Mediterranean. Known for its beautiful spring blossoms, it usually produces vibrant pink or purple flowers before its leaves emerge. The scientific name for the most common variety is Cercis canadensis. Its name comes from the striking red color of its buds. The redbud is commonly used as an ornamental tree in landscaping.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Redbudnoun

    a small ornamental leguminous tree of the American species of the genus Cercis. See Judas tree, under Judas


  1. Redbud

    Redbud is an unincorporated community in Harlan County, Kentucky, United States. The Redbud Post Office is closed.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of redbud in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of redbud in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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