nelumbian

nelumbo

[nuh-luhm-boh]
noun, plural nelumbos.
lotus ( def 3 ).

Origin:
< Neo-Latin < Sinhalese neluma

nelumbian, adjective
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nelumbo (nɪˈlʌmbəʊ)
 
n , pl -bos
lotus See water chinquapin either of the two aquatic plants of the genus Nelumbo: family Nelumbonaceae
 
[C19: New Latin, from Sinhalese nelumbu lotus]

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