- Lasting for a short period of time.
- (biology) Existing for only one day, as with some flowers, insects, and diseases.
Etymology: From Ancient Greek (polytonic, á) (ephÄmeros)
- French: éphémère
- German: flí¼chtig, kurzlebig, vergí¤nglich
- Italian: effimero, passeggero, momentaneo, fuggevole, transitorio, precario
- Spanish: efímero , efímera
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