What is another word for linden?

Pronunciation: [lˈɪndən] (IPA)

The linden tree, also known as the basswood or lime tree, has a number of synonyms that can be used to refer to it. These include tilia, whitewood, and smooth-leaved elm. In German, it is known as the "linde", while in French it is called the "tilleul". The linden tree is known for its distinctive leaves, which are heart-shaped and have serrated edges. It is commonly found in northern temperate regions and is often used for its wood, as well as for its medicinal and culinary properties. Synonyms for the linden tree are often used in literature and poetry, where its beauty and significance are celebrated.

What are the hypernyms for Linden?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Linden

Through the centre of some of the main streets a broad walk is constructed, lined on either side by trees of the linden family, and very ornamental.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
An infusion of linden leaves.
"Monsieur Cherami"
Charles Paul de Kock
All are sitting in more or less comfortable garden-chairs on the terrace before the castle, beneath the spreading boughs of a linden, now laden with fragrant blossoms.
"Erlach Court"
Ossip Schubin

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