Hurst definition

hʉrst
A grove or wooded hillock.
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A hillock, knoll, or mound.
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The definition of a hurst is a small hill or mound.

An example of a hurst is a very large pile of dirt.

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A surname​.
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A wood or grove.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
hurst
Plural:
hursts

Origin of hurst

  • From Middle English hirst (“wood, grove; hillock; sandbank, sandbar”), Old English hyrst (“hillock, eminence, height, wood, wooded eminence”), from Proto-Germanic *hurstiz; akin to German Horst (“thicket, nest”)

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