Grove
Grove Grove (gr[=o]v), n. [AS. graf, fr. grafan to dig. The original sense seems to have been a lane cut through trees. See {Grave}, v., and cf. {Groove}.] A smaller group of trees than a forest, and without underwood, planted, or growing naturally as if arranged by art; a wood of small extent. [1913 Webster]

Note: The Hebrew word Asherah, rendered grove in the Authorized Version of the Bible, is left untranslated in the Revised Version. Almost all modern interpreters agree that by Asherah an idol or image of some kind is intended. [1913 Webster]


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  • Grove — [ grouv ] used in the names of some streets: 23 Maple Grove …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • grove — O.E. graf grove, copse (akin to græafa thicket ), from P.Gmc. *graibo , but not certainly found in other Germanic languages and with no known cognates anywhere else …   Etymology dictionary

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