Given Name FLEUR

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: FLUUR (French, Dutch), FLUR (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "flower" in French. This was the name of a character in John Galsworthy's novels 'The Forsyte Saga' (1922).
VARIANTS: Flore (French), Flower (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Fleurette (French), Fleurette (Dutch), Fleurette (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Flora (German), Flóra (Hungarian), Fiore, Fiorella, Flora (Italian), Florina (Late Roman), Florinda (Portuguese), Flora (Roman Mythology), Florina (Romanian), Florina, Florinda (Spanish), Fflur (Welsh)

Categories

fictional characters, flora, flowers, Harry Potter characters, literature, nature, plants
Entry updated July 2, 2008