The definition of an arbor is an area that is shaded with trees or with framework that has climbing plants on it.(noun)
An example of an arbor is a latticework garden frame covered with vines over a patio.
See arbor in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME erber < OFr erbier, herbier < LL herbarium, herbarium
Origin: Fr arbre, tree, axis < L arbor: see arbor
See arbor in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English erber
Origin: , from Old French erbier, garden
Origin: , from erbe, herb; see herb.
Origin: French arbre
Origin: , from Latin arbor, tree.
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