FLORA
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: FLAWR-ə (English), FLO-rah (German)   [key]
Meaning & History
Derived from Latin flos meaning "flower". Flora was the Roman goddess of flowers and spring, the wife of Zephyr the west wind. It has been used as a given name since the Renaissance, starting in France. In Scotland it was sometimes used as an Anglicized form of Fionnghuala.
Related Names
DIMINUTIVES: Flo, Floretta, Florrie, Floella (English), Floretta (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Floor, Floortje (Dutch), Flore, Florette (French), Flóra (Hungarian), Fflur (Welsh)
Popularity
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England/Wales  ranked #404 
France  ranked #178 
Hungary  ranked #29