|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) In the popular sense, the bloom or blossom of a plant; the showy portion, usually of a different color, shape, and texture from the foliage.
2. (n.) That part of a plant destined to produce seed, and hence including one or both of the sexual organs; an organ or combination of the organs of reproduction, whether enclosed by a circle of foliar parts or not. A complete flower consists of two essential parts, the stamens and the pistil, and two floral envelopes, the corolla and callyx. In mosses the flowers consist of a few special leaves surrounding or subtending organs called archegonia. See Corolla.
3. (n.) The fairest, freshest, and choicest part of anything; as, the flower of an army, or of a family; the state or time of freshness and bloom; as, the flower of life, that is, youth.
4. (n.) Grain pulverized; meal; flour.
5. (n.) A substance in the form of a powder, especially when condensed from sublimation; as, the flowers of sulfur.
6. (n.) A figure of speech; an ornament of style.
7. (n.) Ornamental type used chiefly for borders around pages, cards, etc.
8. (n.) Menstrual discharges.
9. (v. i.) To blossom; to bloom; to expand the petals, as a plant; to produce flowers; as, this plant flowers in June.
10. (v. i.) To come into the finest or fairest condition.
11. (v. i.) To froth; to ferment gently, as new beer.
12. (v. i.) To come off as flowers by sublimation.
13. (v. t.) To embellish with flowers; to adorn with imitated flowers; as, flowered silk.
Flower (33 Occurrences)
1 Corinthians 7:36 But if any man thinks that he is behaving inappropriately toward his virgin, if she is past the flower of her age, and if need so requires, let him do what he desires. He doesn't sin. Let them marry. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS)
James 1:10 and the rich, in that he is made humble, because like the flower in the grass, he will pass away. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
James 1:11 For the sun arises with the scorching wind, and withers the grass, and the flower in it falls, and the beauty of its appearance perishes. So also will the rich man fade away in his pursuits. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
1 Peter 1:24 For, "All flesh is like grass, and all of man's glory like the flower in the grass. The grass withers, and its flower falls; (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 9:31 And the flax and the barley were damaged, for the barley was almost ready to be cut and the flax was in flower. (BBE YLT)
Exodus 25:33 three cups made like almond blossoms in one branch, a bud and a flower; and three cups made like almond blossoms in the other branch, a bud and a flower, so for the six branches going out of the lampstand; (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 25:34 and in the lampstand four cups made like almond blossoms, its buds and its flowers; (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 28:36 And thou hast made a flower of pure gold, and hast opened on it -- openings of a signet -- 'Holy to Jehovah;' (YLT)
Exodus 37:19 three cups made like almond blossoms in one branch, a bud and a flower, and three cups made like almond blossoms in the other branch, a bud and a flower: so for the six branches going out of the lampstand. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 37:20 In the lampstand were four cups made like almond blossoms, its buds and its flowers; (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 39:30 And they make the flower of the holy crown of pure gold, and write on it a writing, openings of a signet, 'Holy to Jehovah;' (YLT)
Leviticus 8:9 and doth put the mitre on his head, and doth put on the mitre, over-against its front, the golden flower of the holy crown, as Jehovah hath commanded Moses. (YLT)
Numbers 8:4 This was the workmanship of the lampstand, beaten work of gold. From its base to its flowers, it was beaten work: according to the pattern which Yahweh had shown Moses, so he made the lampstand. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
1 Samuel 2:33 The man of yours, whom I shall not cut off from my altar, shall be to consume your eyes, and to grieve your heart; and all the increase of your house shall die in the flower of their age. (WEB KJV ASV WBS)
1 Kings 7:24 And under the edge of it, circling it all round for ten cubits, were two lines of flower buds, made together with it from liquid metal. (BBE)
1 Kings 7:26 It was a handbreadth thick: and its brim was worked like the brim of a cup, like the flower of a lily: it held two thousand baths. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE WBS YLT RSV)
2 Chronicles 4:5 It was a handbreadth thick; and its brim was worked like the brim of a cup, like the flower of a lily: it received and held three thousand baths. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE WBS YLT RSV)
Job 8:12 While it is yet in its greenness, not cut down, it withers before any other reed. (See RSV)
Job 14:2 He comes forth like a flower, and is cut down. He also flees like a shadow, and doesn't continue. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Job 15:33 He shall shake off his unripe grape as the vine, and shall cast off his flower as the olive tree. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS)
Psalms 103:15 As for man, his days are like grass. As a flower of the field, so he flourishes. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Ecclesiastes 12:5 And he is in fear of that which is high, and danger is in the road, and the tree is white with flower, and the least thing is a weight, and desire is at an end, because man goes to his last resting-place, and those who are sorrowing are in the streets; (BBE)
Song of Songs 2:1 I am a rose of Sharon, a flower of the valleys. (BBE)
Song of Songs 6:11 I went down into the nut tree grove, to see the green plants of the valley, to see whether the vine budded, and the pomegranates were in flower. (WEB JPS ASV BBE)
Song of Songs 7:12 Let's go early up to the vineyards. Let's see whether the vine has budded, its blossom is open, and the pomegranates are in flower. There I will give you my love. (WEB JPS ASV BBE YLT)
Isaiah 5:24 For this cause, as the waste of the grain is burned up by tongues of fire, and as the dry grass goes down before the flame, so their root will be like the dry stems of grain, and their flower will go up in dust: because they have gone against the law of the Lord of armies, and have given no honour to the word of the Holy One of Israel. (BBE YLT NIV)
Isaiah 18:5 For before the harvest, when the blossom is over, and the flower becomes a ripening grape, he will cut off the sprigs with pruning hooks, and he will cut down and take away the spreading branches. (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Isaiah 28:1 Woe to the crown of pride of the drunkards of Ephraim, and to the fading flower of his glorious beauty, which is on the head of the fertile valley of those who are overcome with wine! (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Isaiah 28:4 The fading flower of his glorious beauty, which is on the head of the fertile valley, shall be like the first-ripe fig before the summer; which someone picks and eats as soon as he sees it. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Isaiah 40:6 The voice of one saying, "Cry!" One said, "What shall I cry?" "All flesh is like grass, and all its glory is like the flower of the field. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Isaiah 40:7 The grass withers, the flower fades, because Yahweh's breath blows on it. Surely the people are like grass. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Isaiah 40:8 The grass withers, the flower fades; but the word of our God stands forever." (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Nahum 1:4 He rebukes the sea, and makes it dry, and dries up all the rivers. Bashan languishes, and Carmel; and the flower of Lebanon languishes. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT)