Latin definition for: zizania, zizaniae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. (noxious weed in the grain)
  2. cockle, darnel, tares, wild vetch
  • Age: Latin not in use in Classical times (6-10th centuries) Christian
  • Area: Agriculture, Flora, Fauna, Land, Equipment, Rural
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: Souter, “A Glossary of Later Latin to 600 A.D.”, Oxford 1949

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