Definition of yellow berry in English:

yellow berry

noun

historical
  • The dried, unripe fruit of certain species of buckthorn (genus Rhamnus), used as the source of a yellow pigment or dye (also called Avignon berry, French berry, Persian berry); (in early use also, in plural) †the yellow pigment itself (obsolete).

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Book Drawing.