from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The quality of being perennial.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality of being perennial.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An enduring or continuing through the whole year without ceasing.


Latin perennitas. (Wiktionary)



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  • No, it is not a portmanteau. It simply comes from Latin perennis.

    April 23, 2011

  • a portmanteau of 'perennial' and 'eternity', I presume. Means much the same as either.

    April 24, 2009