Origin of the name MIMOZA.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name MIMOZA.
Albanian name, derived from the vocabulary word mimozë, meaning "mimosa."
Also in use by the Romani.
The mimosa is a
genus of leguminous, pulse-bearing plants, including the sensitive
plant. From Greek μῖμος, an
imitator, an actor, so named because some of the sensitive species mimic
animal sensibility. (An
Encyclopaedic Dictionary, v.5, 1885)