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flora Explained

flora at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['flɔ:rə]

flora at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) florae

flora at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1777, "the plant life of a region or epoch," from L. Flora Roman goddess of flowers, from flos (gen. floris) "flower," from *flo-s-, Italic suffixed form of PIE *bhle-, extended form of *bhel- "to thrive, bloom." Used as the title of descriptive plant catalogues since 1647, but popularized by Linnaeus in his 1745 study of Swedish plants, "Flora Suecica." The adj. floral is attested 1647, from Fr. floral, from L. floralis "of flowers." ///

flora at Interlingua => English Of Explained:

Floranpr [Rom. Relig.] Flora;flora [Bot.] flora

flora at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] [Date: 1500-1600; Language: Modern Latin; Origin: Latin Flora Roman female god of flowers, from flos 'flower']// all the plants that grow in a particular place or country// --Tourism is damaging the flora and fauna (=plants and animals) of the island.//

flora at German => English Of Explained:

flora

flora at German => English Of Explained:

flora

flora at German => English Of Explained:

flora

flóra at Hungarian => English Of Explained:

flora

flora at Spanish => English Of Explained:

flora

flora at Swedish => english Of Explained:

flora

flora at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

All species of plants that are found in a particular region, period, or special environment. Six floral kingdoms are commonly distinguished: Boreal (Holarctic), Paleotropical, Neotropical, S. African (Capensic), Australian, and Antarctic. These kingdoms are further broken down into subkingdoms and regions, over which there is some dispute.

Roman goddess of flowering plants. Her cult was supposedly introduced into Rome during its earliest years by the Sabine king Titus Tatius. Her temple stood near Rome's Circus Maximus, and her festival, the Floralia, was instituted in 238 BC.

All species of plants that are found in a particular region, period, or special environment. Six floral kingdoms are commonly distinguished: Boreal (Holarctic), Paleotropical, Neotropical, S. African (Capensic), Australian, and Antarctic. These kingdoms are further broken down into subkingdoms and regions, over which there is some dispute.

Roman goddess of flowering plants. Her cult was supposedly introduced into Rome during its earliest years by the Sabine king Titus Tatius. Her temple stood near Rome's Circus Maximus, and her festival, the Floralia, was instituted in 238 BC.

Flora at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

20 Moby Thesaurus words for "Flora":
Ceres, Cora, Demeter, Dionysos, Dionysus, Frey, Gaea, Gaia, Kore,
Persephassa, Persephone, Pomona, Proserpina, Proserpine,
Triptolemos, Triptolemus, corn god, fertility god, forest god,
vegetation spirit

flora at Croatian => English Of Explained:


flora

Flora at German => English Of Explained:

Flora [floːraː]nsf
flora

flora at Polish => English Of Explained:

r
just

flora at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Vegetable): vegetable, vegetable kingdom, flora, verdure, plant, tree, shrub, bush, creeper, herb, legume.

[ADJ] (Vegetable): vegetable, vegetal, herbaceous, herbal, sylvan, woody, turf-like, turfy, endogenous, exogenous.

flora at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
[U] (technical) the plants of a particular area, type of environment or period of time:
alpine flora * rare species of flora and fauna (= plants and animals)

Flora at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Flora \Flo"ra\, n. [L., the goddess of flowers, from flos,
floris, flower. See {Flower}.]
1. (Rom. Myth.) The goddess of flowers and spring.

2. (Bot.) The complete system of vegetable species growing
without cultivation in a given locality, region, or
period; a list or description of, or treatise on, such
plants.

flora at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

flora
n 1: all the plant life in a particular region [syn: {vegetation}]
[ant: {fauna}]
2: a living organism lacking the power of locomotion [syn: {plant},
{plant life}]
[also: {florae} (pl)]

flora at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Flora

English

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » la|en Inter: term » Flora||lang=la|goddess of flowers

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ˈflɔː.rə/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-flora.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ɔːrə

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » pl2=florae|pl=floras

  • plants considered as a group, especially those of a particular country, region, time, etc.
    1. Inter: RQ:Schuster Hepaticae V » viii
    2. : Thirdly, I continue to attempt to interdigitate the taxa in our flora with taxa of the remainder of the world.
    3. a book describing the plants of a country etc.
    4. The microorganisms that inhabit some part of the body, such as intestinal flora

      Coordinate terms

      * fauna

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » plants considered as a group

  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|植物群|tr=zhíwùqún|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|květena|f, Inter: t- » cs|flóra|f
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|plantaro, Inter: t- » eo|flaŭro
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|kasvisto
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|flore|f
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Flora|f, Inter: t+ » de|Pflanzenreich|n, Inter: t+ » de|Pflanzenwelt|f
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|χλωρίδα|f|tr=chlorída|sc=Grek
  • Icelandic: flóra {{f}}, gróðurríki {{n}}

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|flora|f
    • Japanese: Inter: t » ja|植物相|tr=しょくぶつそう, shokubutsusō|sc=Jpan
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|flora|f
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|flora|f
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|floră|f
    • Russian: Inter: t » ru|флора|f|tr=flóra|sc=Cyrl
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|flora|f
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|flora|c
    • Volapük: Inter: t- » vo|planem


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » a book describing the plants of a country etc.
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|flore|f
    • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|flóra|f
    • Japanese: [[]] Inter: t » ja|植物誌|tr=しょくぶつし, shokubutsushi|sc=Jpan


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t » ru|флора|f|tr=flóra|sc=Cyrl
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|flora|c

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » the microorganisms that inhabit some part of the body
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|flore intestinale|f
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Flora|f
    • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|flóra|f
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|floră|f, Inter: t- » ro|floră microbială|f, Inter: t- » ro|floră bacterială, Inter: t- » ro|floră intestinală|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t » ru|флора|f|tr=flóra|sc=Cyrl
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|flora|c

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:English nouns with irregular plurals -

    Crimean Tatar

    Etymology

    Inter: etyl » la|crh Flora - Roman goddess of flowers.

    Noun

    flora (more common word is nebatat)
  • flora

    Declension

    Inter: crh-latin-noun » nıñ|ğa|nı|da|dan

    References

    * Inter: R:Useinov-Mireev 200 » 2

  • Category: Category:Crimean Tatar nouns -

    Esperanto

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ˈflora/|lang=eo
    • Inter: hyphenation » flo|ra

      Adjective

      Inter: eo-ad » j


  • Inter: botany » lang=eo floral

  • Italian

    Noun

    Inter: it-noun » flor|f|a|e
  • flora

    Derived terms

    * flora batterica

    Anagrams

    * farlo

  • Serbo-Croatian

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /flôːra/|lang=sh
    • Inter: hyphenation » flo|ra

      Noun

      Inter: sh-noun » g=f|head=flȏra|r|флора|фло̑ра


  • flora

    Declension

    Inter: sh-decl-noun »

  • |flora|flore
    |flore|flora
    |flori|florama
    |floru|flore
    |floro|flore
    |flori|florama
    |florom|florama


    Spanish

    Noun

    Inter: es-noun » f
  • flora

  • Swedish

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Sv-en_flora.ogg|audio

    Noun

    Inter: sv-noun » g=c
  • flora (vegetation, book)

    Declension

    Inter: sv-noun-reg-or » flor

    Antonyms

    * fauna

  • Translation: ar » flora
    Translation: de » flora
    Translation: et » flora
    Translation: el » flora
    Translation: es » flora
    Translation: fa » flora
    Translation: fr » flora
    Translation: gl » flora
    Translation: ko » flora
    Translation: io » flora
    Translation: id » flora
    Translation: kn » flora
    Translation: ku » flora
    Translation: lv » flora
    Translation: lt » flora
    Translation: hu » flora
    Translation: mg » flora
    Translation: ml » flora
    Translation: my » flora
    Translation: nl » flora
    Translation: pl » flora
    Translation: pt » flora
    Translation: ru » flora
    Translation: sl » flora
    Translation: fi » flora
    Translation: sv » flora
    Translation: ta » flora
    Translation: te » flora
    Translation: tr » flora
    Translation: vi » flora
    Translation: zh » flora

    Flora at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » flora

    English

    Inter: wikipedi » a
    Category: File - :8 Flora Astronomical Symbol.svg|thumb|65px|Flora astronomical symbol

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: rhymes » ɔːrə
    • Inter: rhymes » ɔːɹə

      Proper noun

      Inter: en-proper nou » n


  • Inter: Roman go » d The goddess of flowers, guardian of the flora, an equivalent of the Greek Chloris.
    1. Inter: given name » female|from=Latin.
    2. 1933 Category: w - :Eleanor Farjeon|Eleanor Farjeon, Over the Garden Wall,Faber and Faber 1933, page 91 ("Girls' Names")
    3. : 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,

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » the goddess of flowers

  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|Flore
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Flora
  • Japanese: フローラ (furōra)
  • Marathi: Inter: t- » mr|फ्लोरा|f|tr=florā|sc=Deva

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|Flora
    • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|Флора|f|sc=Cyrl|tr=Flóra|alt=Фло́ра
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|Flora


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » female given name
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|Flore, Inter: t+ » fr|Flora
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Flora
    • Marathi: Inter: t- » mr|फ्लोरा|f|tr=florā|sc=Deva


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|Flora
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|Флора|f|sc=Cyrl|tr=Flóra|alt=Фло́ра
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|Flora

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    French

    Proper noun

    Inter: fr-proper nou » n
  • Inter: given name » female|lang=fr, a latinate variant of Flore.

    Anagrams

    * frôla

  • German

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » De-at-Flora.ogg|Audio (Austria)

    Noun

    Inter: de-noun » f||Floren
  • flora (plants as a group; microorganisms)

    Proper noun

    Inter: head » de|proper noun

  • Inter: Roman god » lang=de Inter: l » en|Flora
    1. Inter: given name » female|lang=de.

      Related terms

      * male given names: Florian


    Inter: wikipedia » Flora, Norway

    Italian

    Proper noun

    Inter: it-proper noun » g=f
  • Inter: Roman god » lang=it The goddess of flowers, Flora.
    1. Inter: given name » female|lang=it.

      Anagrams

      * farlo


    Norwegian

    Proper noun

    Inter: no-proper nou » n
  • A municipality in Sogn og Fjordane, Norway

  • Category: Category:no:Municipalities in Norway -

    Spanish

    Proper noun

    Inter: es-proper noun » f
  • Inter: Roman god » lang=es Inter: l » en|Flora
    1. Inter: given name » female|lang=es.


    Translation: cs » Flora
    Translation: de » Flora
    Translation: et » Flora
    Translation: el » Flora
    Translation: es » Flora
    Translation: fr » Flora
    Translation: ko » Flora
    Translation: id » Flora
    Translation: it » Flora
    Translation: lv » Flora
    Translation: mg » Flora
    Translation: no » Flora
    Translation: pl » Flora
    Translation: pt » Flora
    Translation: ru » Flora
    Translation: sl » Flora
    Translation: sr » Flora
    Translation: sv » Flora
    Translation: tl » Flora
    Translation: th » Flora
    Translation: zh » Flora

  • flóra at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==Czech==

    Noun

    Inter: cs-noun » g=f
  • flora Inter: gloss » plants considered as a group, especially those of a particular country, region, time, etc.

    Synonyms

    * květena

    See also

    * fauna

  • Icelandic

    Etymology

    From the Inter: etyl » la|is word flora.

    Noun

    flóra {{f}}
  • flora

  • Category: Category:Icelandic nouns -
    Translation: fr » flóra
    Translation: pl » flóra