culver

noun
cul·​ver | \ ˈkəl-vər How to pronounce culver (audio) , ˈku̇l- How to pronounce culver (audio) \

Definition of culver

First Known Use of culver

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for culver

Middle English, from Old English culfer, from Vulgar Latin *columbra, from Latin columbula, diminutive of Latin columba dove — more at columbine

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The first known use of culver was before the 12th century

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“Culver.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/culver. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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