hyssop: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (his'up), [key]
- any of several aromatic herbs belonging to the genus Hyssopus, of the mint family, esp. H. officinalis, native to Europe, having clusters of small blue flowers.
- any of several related or similar plants, esp. of the genera Agastache or Gratiola.
- a plant, perhaps the origan, whose twigs were used in ceremonial sprinkling.
- hyssop (Thesaurus)