What does the word jonquil mean?

Usage examples for jonquil

  1. Now, as she stared at the jonquil, it seemed to her that that Senath was she herself again, though she had grown to despise the dreaming, fanciful creature of her muffled memory- perhaps there had been something fierce and great about her, that the present Senath could never capture again. – Beggars on Horseback by F. Tennyson Jesse