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Definition of the noun vanda
What does vanda mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: vandas
- any of numerous showy orchids of the genus Vanda having many large flowers in loose racemes
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- more generic terms: orchid / orchidaceous plant = any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
- more specific terms: Vanda caerulea / blue orchid = famous orchid of northern India having large pale to deep lilac-blue flowers
- member of: genus Vanda = genus of showy epiphytic orchids of Himalayas to Malaysia
- Vanda a.k.a. Wanda Curtis is a Hungarian former pornographic actress who entered the industry in around 1997.
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- Vanda a.k.a. Judith Kostner is a pornographic actress.
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- Vanda a.k.a. Ashley Bond is an actress.
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- Vanda a.k.a. Vanda Hudson was an actress.
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Vanda a.k.a. VANDA. is a musical group, webpage.
- albums: "Unreleased", "Artichoque", "Why Do We Stare, Even When We Don't Want To?", "On the Tip of a Leaf"
- official website: www.vanda-music.de
- Vanda is a fictional character from the 2002 film The Bubble.
- Vanda is a fictional character from the 2005 film Femeia visurilor.
- Vanda, a widow is a fictional character from the film Past and Present.
- Vanda is a fictional character from the 2010 film The Two Deaths of Quincas Wateryell.
- Vanda is a fictional character from the 1989 film Kuarup.
- Vanda is a fictional character from the 2007 film A Stem.
- Vanda is a fictional character from the 1973 film To Live on Love.
- Vanda is a fictional character from the 2013 film Venus in Fur.
- Vanda is a fictional film character.
"Vanda" is a grand opera in five acts by Antonín Dvořák. The Czech libretto was written by Václav Beneš-Šumavský and František Zákrejs after a work by Julian Surzycki.
- language: Czech Language
- music by Antonín Dvořák
Vanda a.k.a. Wanda Language: Wanda is a Bantu language of Tanzania.
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Phrases with Vanda
Phrases starting with the word Vanda:
- vanda caerulea
- Vanda coerulea
- Vanda tricolor
- Vanda Coerulea Delicata
- Vanda Coerulea Rogersii
- Vanda Coerulea Luwangalba
Phrases ending with the word Vanda:
- genus vanda
- Baccha Vanda
- Oeneis Vanda
- Kobrona Vanda
- Ocyptamus Vanda
- Species Baccha Vanda
- Species Ocyptamus Vanda
Other phrases containing the word Vanda:
- species Vanda coerulea
- species Vanda tricolor
- Form Vanda Coerulea Delicata
- Form Vanda Coerulea Rogersii
- Form Vanda Coerulea Luwangalba
- Variety Vanda Coerulea Rogersii
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Vanda
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Orchids of Asia (2005)
by Eng-Soon Teoh
Genus: Vanda Vanda is the Sanskrit name given to the orchids of Bengal. Today, it is the generic name of some 50 species which...
Vanda are monopodial orchids. A well grown strap-leaf Vanda is a majestic specimen, tall ...
Curtis's Botanical Magazine (1835)
* Vanda is the Hindoo name, according to Sir WILLIAM.
by William Roxburgh, William Carey
Vanda is the Sanscrit name. Sir William Jones thought this the general term for all Parasitic plants. Compare with Loranthus longiflorus, and also with falcatus. Willd . Bd oLet /HA C <5U Teling. Yellinga-wodinaka (wodinaka means parasitical.) ...
The Orchid Whisperer (2012)
Expert Secrets for Growing Beautiful Orchids by Bruce Rogers
For example, if you live in southern Florida, a vanda is an outdoor growing orchid, but if you live in ...
Polyglot Cinema (2010)
Migration and Transcultural Narration in France, Italy, Portugal and Spain by Verena Berger, Miya Komori
The fact that Vanda is the daughter of immigrants is not even directly acknowledged; on the ...
Baby Names Now (2002)
From Classic to Cool--The Very Last Word on First Names by Linda Rosenkrantz, Pamela Redmond Satran
VALDA, VANDA, and VARDA. Three names with different roots but a similar, occultish aura. Valda is from the German, meaning "the heroine of a battle," Vanda is a variant of Wanda, and Varda, which means "rose" in Hebrew, is widely used in ...
by Norman Taylor
Vanda is a native name, and the plants need a greenhouse kept at 70°-80°F. during the day and not below 60° at night. Ill. EASTERN ...
by Warwick F. Vincent
in Lake Vanda is the role of the benthic cyanobacterial mats. It is likely that there is a tight recycling of nutrients within these mixed assemblages of phototrophs and ...
Pharmacographia Indica (1893)
by William Dymock
Vanda is a general name in Sanskrit and the vernaculars for parasitic plants ; other ♢Sanskrit names for these plants are Vrikshadani and Vrikshartiha " growing on trees." They are further distinguished by the addition of the names of the tree ...
A Handbook of the Trees, Shrubs and Herbaceous Plants, Growing in the Madras Agri-Horitcultural Society's Gardens and Neighbourhood of Madras (1866)
Arranged According to the Natural System by Robert N. Brown, J. J. Wood
VANDA, (R. Br.) Vanda is the Sanscrit name of the original species of this genus. 853. V. noxsunenn, (R. Br.) Roxburgh's Vanda. A splendid species, remarkable for its finely tessellated petals; is. found epiphytical on trees, especially on the ...
The Phytologist (1851)
A Popular Botanical Miscellany by George Luxford, Edward Newman
Vanda is a genus of orchidaceous plants, with noble evergreen foliage, fine vigorous habit, and splendid fragrant blossoms. ' On the Construction and Uses of Hygrometers ; by E. J. Lowe, Esq., F.R.A.S., &c.' ' Pomegranates in Beloochistan ...
by Gustave Guttenberg
Vanda is the Indian name. The plants of this tribe are mostly epiphytal, that is growing upon trees ; many of them belong to tropical America and Asia, few to Africa. One of the distinctions between this tribe and the Epidendrae is that in the latter ...
by Peter Henderson
Vanda is the Sanscrit name of the original species of this genus ...
by Joseph Paxton (sir.), John Lindley
Vanda is the Sanscrit name of the original species of this genus.
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
Vanda — continued. Fia. 745. Flower op Vanda Hookeuiana. V. Boxallii (Boxall'sl A name applied to varieties of V. cceruleaceiui and V. lamellata, V. brunnea ( brown), jl. olive-brown on the inner surface, about as large as those *>f V. concolor ...
Encyclopedia of House Plants (1999)
by Nico Vermeulen, Richard Rosenfeld
Vanda coerulea, particularly popular hecause of its hlue colour, has heen used for cross hreeding. Vanda x rothschildiana is a cross hetween coerulea and Vanda sanderia- na. Unfortunately these plants are not suitahle for the ordinary living ...
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
Vanda—continued. Vanda—continued. conical, acute. July.
by George Nicholson
Vanda—continued. V. Gowerae (Gower's). A garden name for V. undulam. V. Grlfllthll (Griffith's). 11. yellow, brown, and lilac, much mailer than those of V. criutala (which this species resembles); sepals linear-oblon , recurved; petals ecuminate ...
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Fishing boat Vanda at Timaru
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Scrabble value of V4A1N1D2A1
The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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