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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The goddess of flowers.

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

Etymologies

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

[Latin Flōra, from flōs, flōr-, flower; see bhel- in Indo-European roots.]

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