noun gar·vey \ˈgär-vē\
plural garveys

Definition of GARVEY

:  a small scow especially of the New Jersey coast

Origin of GARVEY

probably from the name Garvey
First Known Use: circa 1896


biographical name Gar·vey \ˈgär-vē\

Definition of GARVEY

Marcus Moziah 1887–1940 Jamaican black leader


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