Definition of Christella
1. Noun. Any of several tropical ferns of the genus Christella having thin brittle fronds.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Christella
Literary usage of Christella
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the by Francis Walker, John Edward Gray (1863)
"... Hb.—christella, Fr. m. Europe. From M. Becker's collection. b. Italy. From Dr. Leach's collection. 3. ..."
2. Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine by Henry Sweetser Burrage, Albert Roscoe Stubbs (1909)
"1883, married Julia Quinn, 1905, has one child, christella; resides in Westbrook. Fred E., born June 11, 1885, unmarried. (VIII) Samuel Moulton, MD, ..."