What does the name Saffron mean? The meaning of the name Saffron is Yellow Flower. The origin of the name Saffron is English. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Alternate spellings: Safron, Saphron
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Name Notes: The saffron flower is a purple crocus that blooms in the fall. The three stigmas are yellow and prized for their flavor and color. Also a name of a food spice that comes from the saffron flower.