What does jonquil mean?

Definitions for jonquilˈdʒɒŋ kwɪl, ˈdʒɒn-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jonquil, Narcissus jonquilla(noun)

    widely cultivated ornamental plant native to southern Europe but naturalized elsewhere having fragrant yellow or white clustered flowers

  2. jonquil(noun)

    often used colloquially for any yellow daffodil


  1. jonquil(Noun)

    A fragrant bulb flower (Narcissus jonquilla).

  2. jonquil(Noun)

    A species of daffodil.

  3. Jonquil(ProperNoun)


  4. Origin: From jonquil; one of the flower names invented in the 19th century.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jonquil(noun)

    alt. of Jonquille

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jonquil

    jon′kwil, n. a name given to certain species of narcissus with rush-like leaves.—Also Jon′quill. [Fr. jonquille—L. juncus, a rush.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jonquil in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jonquil in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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