How is Jacobean pronounced?
What does Jacobean mean?
Jacobean in British English
(ˌdʒækəˈbɪən ) adjective. 1. history. characteristic of or relating to James I of England or to the period of his rule (1603–25)
How do you pronounce Elizabethan era?
elizabethan era Pronunciation. eliz·a·bethan era.
How do you pronounce Ballotage?
How is Ocotillo pronounced?
Ocotillo is a tall, spiny cactus that gets red tips in the spring. It’s pronounced “oh-cat-tee-yo.”
What does Ocotillo mean in English?
: a thorny scarlet-flowered candlewood (Fouquieria splendens of the family Fouquieriaceae) of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico.
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