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Definition of Shaw

Shaw
Shaw Shaw (sh[add]), n. [OE. schawe, scha[yogh]e, thicket, grove, AS. scaga; akin to Dan. skov, Sw. skog, Icel. sk[=o]gr.] 1. A thicket; a small wood or grove. [Obs. or Prov. Eng. & Scot.] --Burns. Gaillard he was as goldfinch in the shaw. --Chaucer. The green shaws, the merry green woods. --Howitt. 2. pl. The leaves and tops of vegetables, as of potatoes, turnips, etc. [Scot.] --Jamieson.

Meaning of Shaw from wikipedia

- Shaw may refer to: Shaw, Queensland Shaw, Berkshire, a village Shaw, Greater Manchester, a location in the parish of Shaw and Crompton Shaw, Swindon...
- The Shaw Group was acquired by CB&I on February 13, 2013. Prior to the acquisition, Shaw was a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana...
- George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950), known at his insistence simply as Bernard Shaw, was an Irish playwright, critic, polemicist, and...
- Sebastian Shaw is the name of: Sebastian Shaw (actor) (1905–1994), film and stage actor Sebastian Shaw (bishop) (born 1957), Roman Catholic metropolitan...
- Mary Shaw may refer to: Mary Shaw (contralto) (1814–1876), English cl****ical contralto of concerts and operas Mary Shaw (actress) (1854–1929), American...
- Jonathan Shaw may refer to: Jonathan Shaw (politician) (born 1966), British Labour Party politician Jonathan Shaw (photographer), British photographer...
- Graham Shaw may refer to: Graham Shaw (musician), Canadian musician and vocalist Graham Shaw (footballer, born 1934) (1934–1998), English footballer who...
- JR Shaw OC AOE (born James Robert Shaw, August 14, 1934) is a Canadian businessman. He founded then Edmonton based Shaw Communications in 1966 and is the...
- Wayne Shaw is the name of: Wayne Shaw (safety) (born 1974), Canadian Football league player Wayne Shaw (linebacker), former Saskatchewan Roughriders player...
- Bryan Shaw may refer to: Bryan Shaw (baseball) (born 1987), American baseball player Bryan Shaw (chemist) (born 1976), American chemist Brian Shaw (disambiguation)...