Definitions for forget-me-not
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any of several Old World plants of the genus Myosotis, of the borage family, having light blue flowers.
any similar or related plant.
Origin of forget-me-not:
1525–35; trans. of MF ne m'oubliez mye
forget-me-not, mouse ear, Myosotis scorpiodes(noun)
small perennial herb having bright blue or white flowers
A genus of flowering plants of the genus Myosotis, mostly with a small 5-petalled blue flower.
a small herb, of the genus Myosotis (M. palustris, incespitosa, etc.), bearing a beautiful blue flower, and extensively considered the emblem of fidelity
Myosotis is a genus of flowering plants in the family Boraginaceae that are commonly called Forget-me-nots. Its common name was calqued from the French, ne m'oubliez pas and first used in English in c. 1532. Similar names and variations are found in many languages.
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