wharve

noun \ˈ(h)wȯ(ə)rv, -ȯ(ə)v\

Definition of wharve

plural

-s

  1. :  whorl 1

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Origin and Etymology of wharve

Middle English wherve, from Old English hweorfa; akin to Old High German hwerbo turn, whirl, hinge, Old English hweorfan to turn — more at wharf


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