Feminine Given Names in DES: Floria

Feminine Given Names in
A Dictionary of English Surnames


Talan Gwynek, Fause Losenge Herald Extraordinary
(Brian M. Scott, scott@math.csuohio.edu)
© 1994 by Brian M. Scott; all rights reserved.

Floria Fem. of Lat Florius, but here prob.Latinization of Fluri < OFr flur `flower' > ME flur,flour, which makes Flour' an early example of Flower,dated to 17° by DECN.
Floria 1193 Fleury
Flour' 1297 Flower
Flur' 1297 Flower
Fluri 1192 Fleury
Flurekin* 1230 Florkin

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