Definition of eryngo in English:

eryngo

noun

  • another term for sea holly or eryngium
    • ‘The genus Eryngium, known also as Eryngo plants, are perennial members of the carrot family, Umbelliferae.’
    • ‘These hardy perennials, commonly known as Sea Holly or Eryngo, are natives of the damp grasslands of South America.’

Origin

Late 16th century: from Italian and Spanish eringio, from Latin eryngion (see eryngium).

Pronunciation:

eryngo

/əˈriNGɡō/