Flora
Origin/Usage
English, Italian, Latin
Pronunciation
FLAWR-ə
Meaning
Like a flower
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Flora originates in Latin language and means "like a flower". It is taken from the word for native plant life. In Roman mythology, Flora was the goddess of fertility, flowers and spring. Flora functions as a surname as well and it is also the name of several places in the United States. As a feminine given name its usage has been declining.

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Fleur, Flo, Floressa, Florrie, Flor, Flore, Florelle, Floretta, Flori, Floria, Florianna, Florinda, Florita

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