Associations to the word «Florence»


FLORENCE, proper noun. A province of Tuscany, Italy.
FLORENCE, proper noun. The capital city of the province Florence.
FLORENCE, proper noun. The capital city of the Department of Caquetá, Colombia.
FLORENCE, proper noun. A female given name
FLORENCE, proper noun. A city in Alabama.
FLORENCE, proper noun. A city in Kentucky.
FLORENCE, proper noun. A town in Mississippi.
FLORENCE, proper noun. A city in South Carolina.
FLORENCE, noun. (historical) An ancient gold coin of the time of Edward III, coined by Florentines and worth six shillings sterling.
FLORENCE, noun. (historical) A kind of cloth.
FLORENCE FENNEL, noun. Finocchio (fennel cultivar)
FLORENCE FENNELS, noun. Plural of Florence fennel
FLORENCE FLASK, noun. (chemistry) A glass flask with a round body used in a laboratory for holding chemical liquids and solutions. Normally with a round bottom for uniform heating, but may have a flattened base to stand on a flat surface without support.
FLORENCE FLASKS, noun. Plural of Florence flask
FLORENCE OIL, noun. Olive oil prepared in Florence, Italy

Dictionary definition

FLORENCE, noun. A city in central Italy on the Arno; provincial capital of Tuscany; center of the Italian Renaissance from 14th to 16th centuries.
FLORENCE, noun. A town in northeast South Carolina; transportation center.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats