From Middle English hirst (“wood, grove; hillock; sandbank, sandbar”), Old English hyrst (“hillock, eminence, height, wood, wooded eminence”), from Proto-Germanic*hurstiz; akin to GermanHorst (“thicket, nest”)
Hurst Sentence Examples
It reduces the breadth of the Solent to a little over 4 m., and broadens at the end, on which stands Hurst Castle, an important fortification dating from the time of Henry VIII.
The anatomy of Distomum hepaticum is fully described in many accessible memoirs [Sommer (io), Marshall and Hurst, Braun (3)].
If the egg with its contained embryo falls into water E (All from Marshall and Hurst, after Thomas.) FIG.
C. C. Hurst, more recently, has shown that albino rabbits, whether pure bred for eight generations at least, or extracted from pigmented parents, may carry the determinants for black or for black and grey.
C. C. Hurst has shown that the long-haired and albino characters are always accompanied in heredity with the swaying habit.