Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In the calendar of the first French republic, the eighth month of the year. It commenced (in 1794) April 20th and ended May 20th.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The eight month of the French republican calendar. It began April 20, and ended May 19. See vendémiare.

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  • proper noun historical The eighth month of the French Republican Calendar, from April 20 or 21 to May 20 or 21.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun eighth month of the Revolutionary calendar (April and May); the month of flowers

Etymologies

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From Latin flos (flowering)

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