Hindberry

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hindberry The raspberry. "Set sorrel amongst rasps , and the rasps will be the smaller."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hindberry A European plant of the genus Rubus (R. Idæus), a wild variety of the raspberry.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Hindberry the raspberry
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. hindberie,; akin to OHG. hintberi, G. himbeere,. So called because hinds or stags are fond of them. See 1st Hind, and Berry
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. hind; Dut. and Ger. hinde.

Usage

In literature:

But we must now proceed to examine and record the structure of the raspberry, raspis, or hindberry, by all which names it is called.
"Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 462" by Various
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