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Definition of Hawthorn

Hawthorn
Hawthorn Haw"thorn`, n. [AS. hagaborn, h[ae]g?orn. See Haw a hedge, and Thorn.] (Bot.) A thorny shrub or tree (the Crat[ae]gus oxyacantha), having deeply lobed, shining leaves, small, roselike, fragrant flowers, and a fruit called haw. It is much used in Europe for hedges, and for standards in gardens. The American hawthorn is Crat[ae]gus cordata, which has the leaves but little lobed. Gives not the hawthorn bush a sweeter shade To shepherds? --Shak.

Meaning of Hawthorn from wikipedia

- Hawthorn or Hawthorns may refer to: Crataegus (hawthorn), a large genus of shrubs and trees in the family Rosaceae Rhaphiolepis (hawthorn), a genus of...
- The Hawthorn Football Club, nicknamed the Hawks, is a professional Australian rules football club based in Mulgrave, Victoria, that competes in the Australian...
- The Hawthorns is an all-seater football stadium in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England, with a capacity of 26,688. It has been the home of Championship...
- Crataegus (/krəˈtiːɡəs/), commonly called hawthorn, quickthorn, thornapple, May-tree, whitethorn, or hawberry, is a genus of several hundred species of...
- John Michael Hawthorn (10 April 1929 – 22 January 1959) was a British racing driver. He became the United Kingdom's first Formula One World Champion driver...
- Crataegus monogyna, known as common hawthorn, oneseed hawthorn, or single-seeded hawthorn, is a species of flowering plant in the rose family Rosaceae...
- Hawthorn is an inner suburb of Melbourne, Australia, 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) east of Melbourne's central business district situated in the City of Boroondara...
- Hawthorn East is an affluent inner eastern suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 7 km (4.3 mi) east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local...
- Crataegus pinnatifida, also known as mountain hawthorn, Chinese haw, Chinese hawthorn or Chinese hawberry, refers to a small to medium-sized tree, as...
- laevigata, known as the midland hawthorn, English hawthorn, woodland hawthorn or mayflower, is a species of hawthorn native to western and central Europe...