What does forsythia mean?

Definitions for forsythia
fɔrˈsɪθ i ə, fər-; esp. Brit. -ˈsaɪ θi əfor·syth·ia

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word forsythia.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. forsythianoun

    any of various early blooming oleaceous shrubs of the genus Forsythia; native to eastern Asia and southern Europe but widely cultivated for their branches of bright yellow bell-shaped flowers

Wiktionary

  1. forsythianoun

    Any of several shrubs, of the genus Forsythia, native to Asia and Eastern Europe, that are cultivated for their yellow flowers, which bloom in early spring.

Wikipedia

  1. Forsythia

    Forsythia , is a genus of flowering plants in the olive family Oleaceae. There are about 11 species, mostly native to eastern Asia, but one native to southeastern Europe. Forsythia – also one of the plant's common names – is named after William Forsyth.

ChatGPT

  1. forsythia

    Forsythia is a genus of flowering plants in the olive family, Oleaceae. It is named after William Forsyth, a Scottish botanist who was royal head gardener and founding member of the Royal Horticultural Society. Forsythias are deciduous shrubs known for their vibrant yellow flowers that bloom in early spring, before their leaves appear. They are native to Eastern Asia but are grown widely for ornamental purposes across temperate regions worldwide.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forsythiaadjective

    a shrub of the Olive family, with yellow blossoms

  2. Etymology: [NL. Named after William Forsyth, who brought in from China.]

Wikidata

  1. Forsythia

    Forsythia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Oleaceae. There are about 11 species, mostly native to eastern Asia, but one native to southeastern Europe. The common name is also forsythia; the genus is named after William Forsyth.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Forsythia

    A plant genus of the family OLEACEAE. Members contain suspensaside.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce forsythia?

How to say forsythia in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of forsythia in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of forsythia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Popularity rank by frequency of use

forsythia#100000#113817#333333

Translations for forsythia

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for forsythia »

Translation

Find a translation for the forsythia definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"forsythia." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 1 Mar. 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/forsythia>.

Discuss these forsythia definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for forsythia? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    forsythia

    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    a confused multitude of things
    • A. scholastic
    • B. muddle
    • C. flair
    • D. peccadillo

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for forsythia: