Floruit meaning

flôr'yo͝o-ĭt, -o͝o-, flŏr'-
Used to indicate the period during which a person lived or a school or movement was most active or flourishing.
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The time period during which a person, group, culture, etc. is at its peak.
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Origin of floruit

  • Latin flōruit third person sing. perfect tense of flōrēre to flourish flourish
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Latin floruit (“he/she flourished").
    From Wiktionary