Used to indicate the period during which a person lived or a school or movement was most active or flourishing.
Origin of floruitLatin fl&omacron;ruit, third person sing. perfect tense of fl&omacron;r&emacron;re, to flourish; see flourish.
- The time period during which a person, group, culture, etc. is at its peak.
From Latin floruit (“he/she flourished").