Cedar

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Cedar may refer to:

  • Cedar wood, wood that comes from several different trees that grow in different parts of the world, and may have different uses

Trees and plants[edit]

Pinaceae family[edit]

  • Cedrus or cedar, a genus of coniferous trees in the plant family Pinaceae
    • Lebanon Cedar, Cedrus libani, a cedar native to Lebanon, western Syria and south central Turkey
    • Atlas Cedar, Cedrus atlantica, a cedar native to the Atlas Mountains of Algeria (Tell Atlas) and Morocco
    • Deodar Cedar, Cedrus deodara, a cedar native to the western Himalayas
    • Cyprus Cedar, Cedrus brevifolia, mostly classified as being distinct to the Cedar of Lebanon, found in the island's Cedar Valley in the Troodos Mountains
  • Siberian pine (Pinus sibirica), occasionally erroneously referred to as Siberian cedar

Cupressaceae family[edit]

Meliaceae family[edit]

Other families[edit]

  • Bay Cedar, Suriana (Surianaceae)
  • Running Cedar or Ground Cedar, various species of clubmosses (Lycopodiopsida) in the genus Diphasiastrum
  • Saltcedar, Tamarix (Caryophyllaceae)
  • Stinking Cedar, Torreya taxifolia (Cephalotaxaceae)

People[edit]

First name

  • Cedar Paul, née Gertrude Mary Davenport (1880–1972), British singer, author, translator and journalist
  • Cedar Walton (born 1934), American jazz pianist

Family name

  • Howard Cedar (born 1943), Israeli American biochemist
  • Jon Cedar (1931–2011), American character actor, screenwriter and producer
  • Joseph Cedar (born 1968), Israeli film director and screenwriter
  • Larry Cedar (born 1955), American actor and a voice actor

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