Flora

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See also: flora, flóra, and flóra-

English[edit]

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Goddess Flora
Flora astronomical symbol

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Flōra (Roman goddess of flowers).

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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 municipality of Norway.
  6. A city in Illinois.
  7. A resort in Suriname.
  8. A municipality of the Philippines.
  9. A town in Indiana; named for founder John Flora.
  10. A town in Mississippi; named for early resident Flora Mann Jones.
  11. A village in Norway.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Flōra.

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Flora

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

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Flōra.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Flora f (genitive Flora, plural Floren)

  1. (botany) flora (plants as a group; microorganisms)

Proper noun[edit]

Flora

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

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Flōra.

Proper noun[edit]

Flora f

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

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Latin[edit]

Flōra

Etymology[edit]

From flōs (blossom).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Flōra f (genitive Flōrae); first declension

  1. (Roman mythology) the goddess of flowers.

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

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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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Flora

  1. a municipality in Sogn og Fjordane, Norway, with its administrative centre in Florø. To be merged with Vågsøy on 1 January 2020 under the new name of Kinn.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Flora

  1. a municipality in Sogn og Fjordane, Norway, with its administrative centre in Florø.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Flōra.

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Proper noun[edit]

Flora f

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Flōra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Flora f

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

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Flora, from Latin Flōra.

Proper noun[edit]

Flora

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Flora