from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Myosotis, having clusters of small blue flowers. Also called scorpion grass.
  • n. Any of several similar or related plants.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A genus of flowering plants of the genus Myosotis, mostly with a small 5-petalled blue flower.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small perennial herb, of the genus Myosotis (Myosotis scorpiodes, Myosotis palustris, Myosotis incespitosa, etc.), bearing a beautiful bright blue or white flowers, and extensively considered the emblem of fidelity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The ground-pine, Ajuga Chamœpitys: the earliest use of the word, in the old English herbalists.
  • n. Myosotis palustris, a boraginaceous plant of Europe, growing in damp or wet places, and naturalized in some parts of the United States.
  • n. In Scotland and some parts of England, Veronica Chamœdrys.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small perennial herb having bright blue or white flowers


Translation of Old French ne m'oubliez mie.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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