Name: Calendula

Origin and Meaning of the Name Calendula

  • Meaning:
    First day of the month
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  • Pronunciation:
    (kah LEN dyoo lah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Calendula)
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Miscellaneous Info for Calendula

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The calendula is a type of marigold that gets its name from the Latin "kalends," the term for the first day of the month. This is speculatively because the calendula blooms so frequently, it might be in bloom on the first of every month.

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