Lavender Name Meaning & Origin

Lavender

Pronunciation: LAV-in-der (key)

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Comments and insights on the name Lavender: | Edit

pretty color, pretty name.I love this name. I love the color and the scent. I think its a darling name.

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Nicknames for Lavender: | Edit

Lav, Venny, Lavy, Ev

Meanings and history of the name Lavender: | Edit

The name Lavender comes from the plant. The evergreen shrub got its name from either Old French lavandre meaning "to wash", or from Latin livere, meaning "blueish".

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Lavender Thornton Patton

Lavender in song, story & screen: | Edit

Lavender Brown, a fictional character in the Harry Potter series written by J.K Rowling.
Lavender is a character in the book Matilda by Roald Dahl.
Lavender in the song "Approaching Lavender" by Gordon Lightfoot

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