Etymology

1. laver

noun. ['ˈleɪvɝ'] (Old Testament) large basin used by a priest in an ancient Jewish temple to perform ritual ablutions.

Etymology

  • laveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lavatorium (Latin)

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Rhymes with Laver

  • maxsaver
  • engraver
  • disfavor
  • lefevre
  • lefever
  • lafavre
  • althaver
  • traver
  • staver
  • quaver
  • ohaver
  • o'haver
  • graver
  • flavor
  • craver
  • braver
  • xaver
  • waver
  • waiver
  • shaver
  • savr
  • savor
  • savir
  • saver
  • raver
  • paver
  • gaver
  • favre
  • favor
  • faver

Sentences with laver


1. Noun, singular or mass
Nori is typically made from red algae, a type of laver.

2. laver

noun. ['ˈleɪvɝ'] seaweed with edible translucent crinkly green fronds.

Synonyms

  • green algae
  • sea lettuce
  • genus Ulva
  • chlorophyte

Etymology

  • laveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lavatorium (Latin)

3. laver

noun. ['ˈleɪvɝ'] edible red seaweeds.

Synonyms

  • genus Porphyra
  • red algae
  • red laver

Etymology

  • laveoir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lavatorium (Latin)

4. Laver

noun. Australian tennis player who in 1962 was the second man to win the Australian and French and English and United States singles titles in the same year; in 1969 he repeated this feat (born in 1938).

Synonyms

  • Rodney George Laver
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