flora

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See also: Flora, flóra, and flóra-

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Flōra (goddess of flowers).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈflɔː.ɹə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔːrə

Noun[edit]

flora (countable and uncountable, plural floras or florae or floræ)

  1. plants considered as a group, especially those of a particular country, region, time, etc.
    • 1992, Rudolf M. Schuster, The Hepaticae and Anthocerotae of North America: East of the Hundredth Meridian, volume V, page viii
      Thirdly, I continue to attempt to interdigitate the taxa in our flora with taxa of the remainder of the world.
  2. a book describing the plants of a country, region, time, etc.
    • 1999, J. G. Baker, Flora of Mauritius and the Seychelles
      He intended to publish a flora of the island, and drafted out a synonymic catalogue, into which he inserted from time to time elaborate descriptions drawn up from living specimens of the species which he was able to procure.
  3. The microorganisms that inhabit some part of the body, such as intestinal flora

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flora f (uncountable)

  1. flora

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Flōra (Roman goddess of flowers).

Noun[edit]

flora (more common word is nebatat)

  1. flora

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References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

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Etymology[edit]

From floro +‎ -a.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈflora/
  • Hyphenation: flo‧ra
  • Rhymes: -ora

Adjective[edit]

flora (accusative singular floran, plural floraj, accusative plural florajn)

  1. (botany) floral

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

flora f (plural flore)

  1. flora

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Flōra.

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Noun[edit]

flora f

  1. flora (plants considered as a group)
    Synonyms: roślinność, szata roślinna
    Antonym: fauna

Usage notes[edit]

  • Rarely used in the plural.

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Further reading[edit]

  • flora in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

flora f (plural floras)

  1. flora (plants of a region considered as a group)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /flôːra/
  • Hyphenation: flo‧ra

Noun[edit]

flȏra f (Cyrillic spelling фло̑ра)

  1. flora

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Spanish[edit]

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flora f (plural floras)

  1. flora

Swedish[edit]

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flora c

  1. flora (vegetation, book)
    Antonym: fauna

Declension[edit]

Declension of flora 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative flora floran floror flororna
Genitive floras florans florors florornas