What does Jasmine mean?

Definitions for Jasmine
ˈdʒæz mɪn, ˈdʒæs-Jas·mine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jasmine(noun)

    any of several shrubs and vines of the genus Jasminum chiefly native to Asia

Wiktionary

  1. jasmine(Noun)

    Any of several plants, of the genus Jasminum, mostly native to Asia, having fragrant white or yellow flowers.

  2. jasmine(Noun)

    The perfume obtained from these plants.

  3. jasmine(Noun)

    Any of several unrelated plants having a similar perfume.

  4. Origin: jasmin, from يسمين, from یاسمن.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jasmine(noun)

    a shrubby plant of the genus Jasminum, bearing flowers of a peculiarly fragrant odor. The J. officinale, common in the south of Europe, bears white flowers. The Arabian jasmine is J. Sambac, and, with J. angustifolia, comes from the East Indies. The yellow false jasmine in the Gelseminum sempervirens (see Gelsemium). Several other plants are called jasmine in the West Indies, as species of Calotropis and Faramea

  2. Origin: [F. jasmin, Sp. jazmin, Ar. ysmn, Pers. ysmn; cf. It. gesmino, gelsomino. Cf. Jessamine.]

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  1. Jasmine

    Jasmine is a genus of shrubs and vines in the olive family. It contains around 200 species native to tropical and warm temperate regions of the Old World. Jasmines are widely cultivated for the characteristic fragrance of their flowers.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jasmine

    jas′min, Jessamine, jes′a-min, n. a genus of plants, many species of which have very fragrant flowers. [Fr. jasmin—Ar.,—Pers. yāsmīn.]

Editors Contribution

  1. jasmine

    A type of cultivar, plant or shrub.

    Jasmine contains around 200 species native to tropical and warm temperate regions of the Eurasia, Australasia and Oceania. Jasmines are widely cultivated for the characteristic fragrance of their flowers.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 18, 2015  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jasmine in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jasmine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Jasmine in a Sentence

  1. Sam Galsworthy:

    I love crushed jasmine flowers in it, whichever you choose will really bring that ingredient to the fore.

  2. Delle Donne:

    Washington Mystics ' didnt have Washington Mystics ' Emma Meesseman. Were a different team when shes on it, we got a really good Connecticut team coming in. Washington Mystics ' are playing really great basketball. Well focus on Washington Mystics ' and figure some things out. Washington Mystics ' Emma Meesseman was a huge reason that Washington Mystics ' were able to advance Las Vegas, winning the series on Tuesday night. Washington Mystics ' Emma Meesseman had 22 points in the clincher. Washington Mystics ' and The Sun played three times in the regular season and Connecticut won twice. Washington did win the final matchup by an eye-popping 43 points. The two teams havent played since June 29. While Washington had to work to put away Las Vegas, Connecticut cruised through the semifinals, sweeping Los Angeles in three games. After getting eliminated in single-elimination playoff games the previous few years, The Sun were determined to get one of the top two seeds and the double-bye that goes with it. After finishing with the second-best record behind Washington in the regular season, Connecticut accomplished that. The Sun have benefited by having a healthy year for their starting lineup as the team used the same five to begin every game. The Suns starting five of Jasmine Thomas, Alyssa Thomas, Shekinna Stricklen, Courtney Williams and Jonquel Jones all have the ability to have big games, making them tough to game plan against. Thats what coach Curt Miller expected when Shekinna Stricklen took over the team in 2016.

  3. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee:

    Someone has made the point that Jasmine is everyone's child, she is the nation's child. She is seen around the world.

  4. Jim Bishop:

    True love is night jasmine, a diamond in darkenss, the heartbeat no cardiologist has ever heard. It is the most common of miracles, fashioned of fleecy clouds, a handful of stars tossed into the night sky.

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