Garth Garth (g[aum]rth), n. [Icel. gar[eth]r yard. See {Yard}.] 1. A close; a yard; a croft; a garden; as, a cloister garth. [1913 Webster]

A clapper clapping in a garth To scare the fowl from fruit. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]

2. A dam or weir for catching fish. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Garth — Garth, Samuel, Arzt, aus Yorkshire, starb als Leibarzt Georgs I.; er schr. ein komisches Heldengedicht: The dispensary, Lond. 1696 …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Garth — m English and Welsh: from a surname, but often taken to be a contracted form of GARETH (SEE Gareth). As a surname it originated in the north of England, and originally denoted someone who lived beside an enclosure (Old Norse garðr). In modern… …   First names dictionary

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