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Meaning & History
Obscure southern French name probably derived from Latin florescere
"to flower; to put forth blooms".
A known bearer is Florestan I, Prince of Monaco (1785 - 1856, born Tancrède Florestan Roger Louis Grimaldi).
Florestan is also a character in Ludwig van Beethoven's opera "Fidelio" (1814).