What does the word lavender mean?

Usage examples for lavender

  1. She was dressed in some texture of the hue of lavender. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. Lavender instantly burst into tears. – A College Girl by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  3. I asked him, with a flame in my cheeks, for the pink and lavender chiffon gown Bess had worn was one of the Voudaine creations that I had brought from Paris and sold her after the crash. – The Golden Bird by Maria Thompson Daviess