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Meaning & History
From the name of forsythia
, any of a genus of shrubs that produce yellow flowers in spring. They were named in honour of the British botanist William Forsyth (1737-1804), whose surname was derived from Gaelic Fearsithe
, a personal name meaning literally "man of peace" (cf. Fearsithe