Primula Definition

primyo͝olə
primulas
noun
primulas
Webster's New World

(botany) Any plant of the genus Primula; the primroses.

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Synonyms:
primrose
pronoun

A taxonomic genus within the family Primulaceae "” the primroses.

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Other Word Forms of Primula

Noun

Singular:
primula
Plural:
primulas

Origin of Primula

  • The genus Primula was named by botanist Carl von Linnaeus (1707-1778) after Latin primus (“first") because it flowers early.

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  • Named by botanist Carl von Linnaeus (1707-1778) after Latin primus "first" because it flowers early.

    From Wiktionary

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