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Meaning of MAYFLOWER

Pronunciation:  'mey`flaûur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the ship in which the Pilgrim Fathers sailed from England to Massachusetts in 1620
  2. [n]  low-growing evergreen shrub of eastern North America with leathery leaves and clusters of fragrant pink or white flowers
 

MAYFLOWER is a 9 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: Epigaea repens, trailing arbutus
 
 See Also: bush, ship, shrub

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\May"flow`er\, n. (Bot.)
In England, the hawthorn; in New England, the trailing
arbutus (see {Arbutus}); also, the blossom of these plants.

 

 

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