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Herb Christopher
Herb Herb (?; 277), n. [OE. herbe, erbe, OF. herbe, erbe, F. herbe, L. herba; perh. akin to Gr. forbh` food, pasture, fe`rbein to feed.] 1. A plant whose stem does not become woody and permanent, but dies, at least down to the ground, after flowering. Note: Annual herbs live but one season; biennial herbs flower the second season, and then die; perennial herbs produce new stems year after year. 2. Grass; herbage. And flocks Grazing the tender herb. --Milton. Herb bennet. (Bot.) See Bennet. Herb Christopher (Bot.), an herb (Act[ae]a spicata), whose root is used in nervous diseases; the baneberry. The name is occasionally given to other plants, as the royal fern, the wood betony, etc. Herb Gerard (Bot.), the goutweed; -- so called in honor of St. Gerard, who used to be invoked against the gout. --Dr. Prior. Herb grace, or Herb of grace. (Bot.) See Rue. Herb Margaret (Bot.), the daisy. See Marguerite. Herb Paris (Bot.), an Old World plant related to the trillium (Paris quadrifolia), commonly reputed poisonous. Herb Robert (Bot.), a species of Geranium (G. Robertianum.)

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- Christopher is the English version of a Europe-wide name derived from the Gr**** name Χριστόφορος (Christóforos). The constituent parts are Χριστός (Christós)...
- Christopher Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; before 31 October 1451 – 20 May 1506) was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonist who completed four voyages across...
- Christopher D'Olier Reeve (September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004) was an American actor who pla**** DC comic book superhero Superman, beginning with the...
- Christopher J. Scarver (born July 6, 1969) is an American convicted murderer who is best known for murdering the serial killer and cannibal Jeffrey Dahmer...
- Christopher Edward Nolan, CBE (/ˈnoʊlən/; born 30 July 1970) is an English film director, screenwriter, and producer. He is renowned as an auteur, making...
- Anthony Martin Grosvenor Christopher, Baron Christopher, CBE, FRSA (born 25 April 1925) is a British businessman, trade unionist and tax official. The...
- Christopher Allen Lloyd (born October 22, 1938) is an American actor, voice actor, and comedian. Lloyd came to public attention in Northeastern theater...
- Christopher Wray may refer to: Christopher Wray (English judge) (1524–1592), English judge Christopher Wray (MP) (1601–1646), English politician Sir Christopher...
- Christopher Walken (born Ronald Walken; March 31, 1943) is an American actor, dancer, director, screenwriter, and playwright who has appeared in more...
- Saint Christopher (Gr****: Ἅγιος Χριστόφορος, Ágios Christóforos) is venerated by several Christian denominations as a martyr killed in the reign of the...
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