Hulver

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hulver Holly, an evergreen shrub or tree.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hulver Holly, Ilex Aquifolium. The knee-hulver is Ruscus aculeatus, the butcher's broom; the sea-hulver is Eryngium maritimum.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. hulfere,; prob. akin to E. holly,

Usage

In literature:

But Roger was as much an integral part of Janey's life as Hulver was part of his.
"Notwithstanding" by Mary Cholmondeley
The plump rounded figure of Mrs. Hulver, Dr. Wenaston's housekeeper, appeared on the raised verandah, followed by the butler.
"The Outcaste" by F. E. Penny
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