Primrose

flores de prímula

Primula vulgaris

Primrose (Wikipedia)

Primrose may refer to:

Primrose (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From Middle English primerose, from Old French primerose, from Medieval Latin prima (first) + rosa (rose). The reason it was called this might be that some primroses are among the first flowers to bloom in the spring.

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈpɹɪm.ɹoʊz/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpɹɪm.ɹəʊz/

Noun

primrose (plural primroses)

  1. A flowering plant of the genus Primula.
    1. Specifically, the species
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