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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Roman Mythology The goddess of flowers.

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  • proper n. The goddess of flowers, guardian of the flora, an equivalent of the Greek Chloris.
  • proper n. A female given name.

Etymologies

Latin Flōra, from flōs, flōr-, flower; see bhel-3 in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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