Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Definitions for vernal
- Appearing or occurring in spring.
- Of or pertaining to spring.
- Appropriate to or suggesting spring; springlike.
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Citations for vernal
By and by a bird piped in the garden; the shriek of a swallow made itself heard from a distance; the vernal day was beginning to stir from the light…
Where are you trampling vernal blooms?
Origin of vernal
Vernal stems from the Latin word vernus meaning "pertaining to spring." It is related to the word "verdant."