Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. FLOW-ər  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Simply from the English word flower for the blossoming plant. It is derived (via Old French) from Latin flos.

Related Names

VariantsFlora(English) Fleur(English (British))
Other Languages & CulturesFlora(Albanian) Fleur, Floor, Flora, Fleurette, Floortje(Dutch) Fleur, Flora, Flore, Fleurette, Florette(French) Flora(German) Flora(Greek) Flóra(Hungarian) Fiore, Flora, Fiorella(Italian) Flor, Flora, Florinda(Portuguese) Flora(Roman Mythology) Flor, Flora, Florinda(Spanish) Fflur(Welsh)

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Entry updated October 11, 2012