Definition of Malvas
1. malva [n] - See also: malva
Lexicographical Neighbors of Malvas
Literary usage of Malvas
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. With the Flowers and Trees in California by Charles Francis Saunders (1914)
"And the malvas"—so she called the geraniums. Did you ever notice how like mallow ... "There are many malvas. There is malva luisa. Then there is malva real, ..."
2. Magazine of Natural History by Edward Charlesworth (1829)
"... vegetable. goras," continues he, " held malvas folium sanctissimum, and we find Epi- Evelyn says it was taken by the poets for all salads in general. ..."
3. Glimpses of Spain; Or, Notes of an Unfinished Tour in 1847 by Severn Teackle Wallis (1849)
"When it came to carminatives, I found that there was nothing in the shops more vigorous than flor de malvas, or flower of mallows, which the professor ..."