Definitions for "Anemone"
A genus of plants of the Ranunculus or Crowfoot family; windflower. Some of the species are cultivated in gardens.
The sea anemone. See Actinia, and Sea anemone.
a sea animal with a crown of stinging tentacles at the top of a fleshy stalk. Often called a "sea anemone."
Anemone comes from the Greek word for wind. It was believed that the wind caused anemone blossoms to open. Anemones were said to grow in abundance on Mount Olympus to please the gods.