From the name of the flower, Lily, a symbol of purity. The word is ultimately derived from the Latin word lilium.
Origin & History:
The flower power symbol was of virginity, purity, beauty, and innocence.
The flower has also been worshiped in many religions. It is used for the Catholic religion, especially at Easter, to symbolize the Virgin Mary. Baptist Christian's believe it symbolizes the resurrection of life in Christ.
She is such a Lilly! What a Lilly!