Definition of herb Christopher in English:

herb Christopher

noun

  • The common Eurasian baneberry.

    • ‘The plant is also one of several plants called herb Christopher, particularly the dark-fruited European species.’

Origin

Late 16th century: translation of medieval Latin herba Christophori herb of St Christopher (see Christopher, St).

Pronunciation:

herb Christopher

/ˈkrɪstəfə/