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Gender: Female Meaning of Chrysanthemum: "gold flower" Origin of Chrysanthemum: Greek

The name Chrysanthemum is a girl's name meaning "gold flower". Chrysanthemum and is often added to lists like Goldfish Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".

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One of the rarest of the flower names, that of the blossom celebrated in Japan as a symbol of the sun and a possible object of meditation.

Chrysanthemum is the title of a 1991 children's picture book by the American writer and illustrator Kevin Henkes. The plot deals with a young mouse named Chrysanthemum, who loves her name until classmates tease her about it.

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Famous People Named Chrysanthemum

Chrysanthemum Tran, Vietnamese-American trans woman poet

Pop Culture References for the name Chrysanthemum

"Chrysanthemum," children's book by Kevin Henkes and its main character, a mouse
Chrysanthemum-Pearl, imaginary daughter of Theodor Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss) and his first wife, Helen Palmer Geisel