A flower with pink petals and a red bulb in the center.
From Middle Dutch bloeme, from Old Dutch *bluomo, from Proto-Germanic *blōmô. Compare Low German Bloom, German Blume, West Frisian blom, English bloom, Danish blomme, Swedish blomma.
bloem f (plural bloemen, diminutive bloempje or bloemetje)
- flower of flowering plant
- flour of wheat or corn (uncountable)