flower girl


Definition of flower girl 

: a young girl who carries flowers at a wedding

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Two stormtroopers acted as flower girls, tossing petals, and other characters from the 501st mingled with their guests during cocktail hour. Erich Schwartzel, WSJ, "Darth Vader, Your Presence Is Required at Our Star Wars Wedding," 1 Aug. 2018 Princess Charlotte, 3, will reportedly be a flower girl and Prince George, 5, will be a page boy. Rachel Epstein, Marie Claire, "Why You Won't See Prince George and Princess Charlotte's Back-to-School Photos This Year," 6 Sep. 2018 Princess Eugenie has selected Princess Charlotte, 3, to lead the flower girls and Prince George, 4, to be a page boy for her nuptials, the Express reports. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's Royal Wedding: Everything You Need to Know," 18 July 2018 Meanwhile, Prince William's wife Kate arrived in a cream coat and hat and escorted the flower girls inside, just before Markle walked down the aisle. Fox News, "Meghan Markle, Prince Harry marry at St. George's Chapel in front of A-list guests, royal family," 19 May 2018 Prince George and Princess Charlotte are expected to be a page boy and bridesmaid, or flower girl, respectively. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle Will Not Have a Maid of Honor at the Royal Wedding," 4 May 2018 Included in the little bridal party were the absolute cutest page boy and flower girl — Prince George and Princess Charlotte! Kami Phillips, PEOPLE.com, "All About Prince George and Princess Charlotte's Adorable Royal Wedding Wear," 19 May 2018 But those who are present: his older kid siblings, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, who are in the actual wedding as a page boy and a flower girl. Amanda Arnold, The Cut, "Kate Middleton Wears Yellow Alexander McQueen at the Royal Wedding," 19 May 2018 The royal bride-to-be has selected Princess Charlotte, 3, to lead the flower girls and Prince George, 4, to be a page boy for her nuptials to Jack Brooksbank in October, the Express reports. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Princess Charlotte Will Be a Flower Girl at Princess Eugenie's Wedding," 9 July 2018

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1902, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of flower girl was in 1902

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