Norway maple

noun

Definition of Norway maple 

: a Eurasian maple (Acer platanoides) with dark green or often reddish or red veined leaves that is much planted for shade in the U.S.

First Known Use of Norway maple

1731, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Norway maple

Share Norway maple

Statistics for Norway maple

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Norway maple

The first known use of Norway maple was in 1731

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on Norway maple

Nglish: Translation of Norway maple for Spanish Speakers

Comments on Norway maple

What made you want to look up Norway maple? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to reject or criticize sharply

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!