Definition of Mayflower. Meaning of Mayflower. Synonyms of Mayflower

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Definition of Mayflower

mayflower
Arbutus Ar"bu*tus, Arbute Ar"bute, n. [L. arbutus, akin to arbor tree.] The strawberry tree, a genus of evergreen shrubs, of the Heath family. It has a berry externally resembling the strawberry; the arbute tree. Trailing arbutus (Bot.), a creeping or trailing plant of the Heath family (Epig[ae]a repens), having white or usually rose-colored flowers with a delicate fragrance, growing in small axillary clusters, and appearing early in the spring; in New England known as mayflower; -- called also ground laurel. --Gray.
Mayflower
Mayflower May"flow`er, n. (Bot.) In England, the hawthorn; in New England, the trailing arbutus (see Arbutus); also, the blossom of these plants.

Meaning of Mayflower from wikipedia

- The Mayflower was an English ship that famously transported the first English Puritans, known today as the Pilgrims, from Plymouth, England to the New...
- The Mayflower Compact was the first governing do****ent of Plymouth Colony. It was written by the male p****engers of the Mayflower, consisting of separatist...
- This is a list of the p****engers on board the Mayflower during its trans-Atlantic voyage of September 6 – November 9, 1620, the majority of them becoming...
- The General Society of Mayflower Descendantscommonly called the Mayflower Society — is a hereditary organization of individuals who have do****ented...
- the Mayflower and his is the first signature on the Mayflower Compact, being the most respected and affluent member of the group. The Mayflower Compact...
- and then emigrated to the Plymouth Colony on the Mayflower in 1620. He was a signatory to the Mayflower Compact and went on to serve as Governor of the...
- William Brewster (1566 – 10 April 1644) was an English official and Mayflower p****enger in 1620. In Plymouth Colony, by virtue of his education and existing...
- Mayflower, California may refer to: Mayflower, Imperial County, California Mayflower, Kern County, California Mayflower, Placer County, California Mayflower...
- Mayflower II is a replica of the 17th-century ship Mayflower, celebrated for transporting the Pilgrims to the New World. The replica was built in Devon...
- (1581 – June or July 1644) was a p****enger on the Mayflower in 1620, one of 41 signatories of the Mayflower Compact, and an ****istant to the governor of Plymouth...
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