/ dʒəreɪniəm /
Množina reči geranium je gerania.
ETYM Latin, from Greek geranion, from geranos crane: cf. French géranium. Related to Crane.
Or cranesbill, plant of the genus Geranium, family Geraniaceae, which contains about 400 species. The plants are named for the long, beaklike process attached to the seed vessels.
When ripe, this splits into coiling spirals, which jerk the seeds out, assisting in their distribution.
Any of numerous plants of the family Geraniaceae.