Acanthus

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Acanthus (plural: acanthus, rarely acanthuses in English, or acanthi in Latin), its feminine form acantha (plural: acanthae), the Latinised form of the ancient Greek word acanthos or akanthos, or the prefix acantho-, may refer to:

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  • Acantha, a figure in Greek mythology associated with the Acanthus plant
  • Acanthus, son of Autonous who received his name after the plant, which was common in his infertile homeland

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