mariposa definition

  • noun:
    • A butterfly.
    • A beautiful fish, Lampris luna, of large-size, found in the available Atlantic and Pacific.
    • The mariposa-lily.
    • any one of a few flowers of the genus Calochortus having tulip-shaped blossoms with 3 sepals and 3 petals; southwestern United States and Mexico

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