Origin of magnolia
Examples from the Web for magnolia
Contemporary Examples of magnolia
The trial was livestreamed on the Internet and the controversy was “front page news every day” in the Magnolia State.Could Chris McDaniel Get A Do-Over In The Mississippi Senate Race?
July 10, 2014
Magnolia Bakery, Georgetown Cupcake, and Sprinkles were all gaining scale.The Cupcake Boom’s Sugar High Finally Crashes
July 8, 2014
In Magnolia (1999)—“a smorgasbord of pleasure, that movie”—he played opposite Tom Cruise as a nurse.Philip Seymour Hoffman: An Actor First
February 2, 2014
Distributed by Magnolia Pictures in September 2010, the quasi-documentary grossed a pathetic $400,000 at the domestic box office.The Return of Joaquin Phoenix: Oscar Buzz for ‘The Master’
September 17, 2012
After the film ended, we headed to a nearby Magnolia Bakery for an intellectual conversation.Katy Perry: Part of Me 3D, Reviewed by Teenagers
July 5, 2012
Historical Examples of magnolia
It was dark when Lloyd and Magnolia squeezed through the fence again and ran up the stairs to the room.The Little Colonel at Boarding-School
Annie Fellows Johnston
Almost the only notable exceptions are the mokusei (Osmanthus fragrans), the daphne and the magnolia.
The fire reflected in the window-panes seemed flickering among the dark leaves of the magnolia.Shadows of Flames
Magnolia, on a rocky bluff, is adjoined by the attractive Crescent Beach, and has around it very fine woodland.America, Volume 5 (of 6)
The various species of magnolia trees are readily distinguished by their buds.Studies of Trees
Jacob Joshua Levison
Word Origin for magnolia
plant genus, 1748, from Magnolius, Latinized name of Pierre Magnol (1638-1715), French physician and botanist, professor of botany at Montpellier. As the name of a color, by 1931.