anthemion

noun
an·​the·​mi·​on | \ an-ˈthē-mē-ən How to pronounce anthemion (audio) \
plural anthemia\ -​mē-​ə How to pronounce anthemia (audio) \

Definition of anthemion

: a flat ornament of floral form (as in relief sculpture or in painting)

First Known Use of anthemion

1865, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anthemion

Greek, from diminutive of anthemon flower, from anthos — more at anthology

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