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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun helianthus
any plant of the genus Helianthus having large flower heads with dark disk florets and showy yellow rays.
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  1. Any plant of the genus Helianthus having large flower heads with dark disk florets and showy yellow rays

From Ancient Greek ἥλιος (hḗlios, “sun”) + ἄνθος (ánthos, “flower”). Named by botanist Carl von Linnaeus (1707-1778).

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Asteraceae – the sunflowers.

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  • How unique is the name Helianthus? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Helianthus was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
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Past life for Helianthus born Aug 7, 1968

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern England approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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