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Definition of harbour
harbourHarbor Har"bor, v. t. [Written also harbour.] [imp. & p. p.
Harbored; p. pr. & vb. n. Harboring.] [OE. herberen,
herberwen, herbergen; cf. Icel. herbergja. See Harbor, n.]
To afford lodging to; to enter as guest; to receive; to give
a refuge to; indulge or cherish (a thought or feeling, esp.
an ill thought).
Any place that harbors men. --Shak.
The bare suspicion made it treason to harbor the person
suspected. --Bp. Burnet.
Let not your gentle breast harbor one thought of
outrage. --Rowe. harbourHarbor Har"bor, n. [Written also harbour.] [OE herbor,
herberwe, herberge, Icel. herbergi (cf. OHG. heriberga),
orig., a shelter for soldiers; herr army + bjarga to save,
help, defend; akin to AS. here army, G. heer, OHG. heri,
Goth. harjis, and AS. beorgan to save, shelter, defend, G.
bergen. See Harry, 2d Bury, and cf. Harbinger.]
1. A station for rest and entertainment; a place of security
and comfort; a refuge; a shelter.
[A grove] fair harbour that them seems. --Spenser.
For harbor at a thousand doors they knocked.
2. Specif.: A lodging place; an inn. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
3. (Astrol.) The mansion of a heavenly body. [Obs.]
4. A portion of a sea, a lake, or other large body of water,
either landlocked or artificially protected so as to be a
place of safety for vessels in stormy weather; a port or
Meaning of harbour from wikipedia
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(American English) or harbour
(British English; see spelling
differences) (synonyms: wharves, haven) is a sheltered
body of water where
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a fjard) located
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