rowan

noun
row·​an | \ˈrau̇-ən, ˈrō-ən \

Definition of rowan 

2 : the fruit of a European or American mountain ash

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rowan 1b: leaves and fruit

First Known Use of rowan

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 2

History and Etymology for rowan

of Scandinavian origin; akin to Norwegian dialect raun rowan; akin to Old English rēad red — more at red

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