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See also: flora and flóra

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EnglishEdit

 
Goddess Flora
 
Flora astronomical symbol

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Flōra (Flowers, Spring)

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Flora

  1. (Roman mythology) the goddess of flowers, nature and spring; she is also the wife of Favonius and the mother of Karpos. She is the Roman counterpart of Chloris.
  2. (astronomy) 8 Flora, a main-belt asteroid.
  3. A female given name.
    • 1933 Eleanor Farjeon, Over the Garden Wall, Faber and Faber 1933, page 91 ("Girls' Names")
      What lovely names for girls there are! / There's Stella like the Evening Star, / And Sylvia like a rustling tree, / And Lola like a melody, / And Flora like a flowery morn, []
  4. A surname​.
  5. a place name
    1. a city in Illinois
    2. a town in Indiana
    3. a town in Mississippi
    4. a municipality in Norway
    5. a municipality in Apayao, the Philippines
    6. a resort in Suriname

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FrenchEdit

Proper nounEdit

Flora

  1. A female given name, a latinate variant of Flore.

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Flora f (genitive Flora, plural Floren)

  1. flora (plants as a group; microorganisms)

Proper nounEdit

Flora

  1. (Roman mythology) Flora
  2. A female given name.

Related termsEdit


ItalianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Flora f

  1. (Roman mythology) The goddess of flowers, Flora.
  2. A female given name.

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LatinEdit

 
Flōra

EtymologyEdit

From flōs (blossom).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Flōra f (genitive Flōrae); first declension

  1. (Roman mythology) the goddess of flowers.

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative Flōra Flōrae
genitive Flōrae Flōrārum
dative Flōrae Flōrīs
accusative Flōram Flōrās
ablative Flōrā Flōrīs
vocative Flōra Flōrae

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NorwegianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Flora

  1. A municipality in Sogn og Fjordane, Norway

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Flora f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Flora
  2. (Roman mythology) Flora (goddess of nature)

SpanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Flora f

  1. (Roman mythology) Flora
  2. A female given name.