Origin of aspenMiddle English aspe (in compounds, aspen) from Old English æspe from Indo-European base an unverified form apsa from source Lithuanian ãpuš?, Old Prussian abse
Origin of Aspenfrom aspen: so named for the trees common in the area
Origin of aspenMiddle English aspe from Old English æspe
Middle English aspen 'made of aspen wood', from asp 'aspen', from Old English æspe, from Proto-Germanic *aspōn (compare Dutch esp, German Espe, Swedish asp), from Proto-Indo-European *Hosp- (compare Welsh aethnen, Latin abiēs 'fir', Latvian apse, Polish osa, Armenian op'i 'poplar').
aspen - Computer Definition
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- Sometimes it is compressed laterally, as in the aspen, and to this peculiarity the trembling of the leaves of this tree is due.
- The aspen is found in moist places, sometimes at a considerable elevation, 1600 ft.
- 14, 15 were really aspen trees.
- HAPARANDA (Finnish Haaparanta, " Aspen Shore"), a town of Sweden in the district (ldn) of Norbotten, at the head of the Gulf of Bothnia.
- Most of the forest consists of yellow pine, but the spruce, aspen, white birch, bur oak, box elder, red cedar, white elm and cottonwood are among the other varieties found.