Definition of Arenga
1. Noun. A genus of tropical Asian and Malaysian palm trees.
Generic synonyms: Plant Genus
Group relationships: Arecaceae, Family Arecaceae, Family Palmaceae, Family Palmae, Palm Family, Palmaceae, Palmae
Member holonyms: Arenga Pinnata, Gomuti, Gomuti Palm, Sugar Palm
Medical Definition of Arenga
1. A palm tree (Saguerus saccharifer) which furnishes sago, wine, and fibres for ropes; the gomuti palm. Origin: Malayan. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arenga
Literary usage of Arenga
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1. The Chemical News (1860)
"... otherwise " vegetable bristles " exist on the leaf sheaths of the arenga ... arenga ..."
2. Dictionary and Grammar of the Language of Saʻa and Ulawa, Solomon Islands by Walter George Ivens (1918)
"'arenga'ini tr., to offer prayers and invocations to a ghost. are hä'iare, U., v. tr., ... Lau arenga. arenga 2. arenga Manu, the northwest point of ..."