Flower name, from Greek
"mouse's ear; forget-me-not"

Myosotis Origin and Meaning

The name Myosotis is a girl's name meaning "mouse's ear; forget-me-not".

The name of a genus of flowering plants commonly known as "forget-me-not", deriving from a Greek word meaning "mouse's ear", because of the shape of the plant's leaves. The Spanish form Miosoti is more often seen, though still very rare.