Purity and fertility
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What do lilies mean to you?
What do lilies (the actual flower) mean? Each different variety of lily holds a different meaning. But the most common meaning is purity and fertility. The sweet and innocent beauty of the lily flower has given it the association of fresh life and rebirth.
What does the lily flower mean in a wedding?
Staple of the global wedding industry, the Asiatic lily is used to symbolize purity and the beauty of sacred promises. The stem of this lily is said to represent Mary鈥檚 faithful mind; the petals, her purity and virginity; the scent, her divinity; and the leaves, her humility.
What does a red lily flower mean?
The red lily, much like a red rose, is associated with romantic love and passion. They make wonderful alternatives to a rose bouquet as a gift for Valentine鈥檚 Day. Combined with white lilies to symbolize commitment, they are a symbol of true and long-lasting love.
What is the origin of the name Lily?
The word 鈥榣ily鈥?comes from the Old English phrase lilie, which comes from the Latin term lilium and from the Greek Ieirion. All of these refer to the flower. In recent years, 鈥楲ily鈥?became a popular girls name across the world. Names like Susanna, Susan and Suzette are also popular and also mean 鈥榣ily鈥? What Do Lily Flowers Mean?