Definitions for oaken
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any tree or shrub belonging to the genus Quercus, of the beech family, bearing the acorn as fruit.
the hard, durable wood of such a tree.
the leaves of this tree, esp. as worn in a chaplet.
Origin of oak:
bef. 900; ME ook, OE āc; c. D eik, OHG eih (G Eiche), ON eik
consisting of or made of wood of the oak tree
"a solid oak table"; "the old oaken bucket"
Made from the wood of the oak tree
Origin: From oken, from acen, equivalent to . Cognate with eiken, eichen, eikinn.
made or consisting of oaks or of the wood of oaks
Oaken is a small village in Staffordshire, England. The first mention of the Oaken place-name, was in 1086 when it was listed in the Domesday book as Ache. Its origin appears to be from the Old English, ācum - the oaks. Oaken lies just one mile west of Codsall. It is home to Oaken Terrace Nursing Home, a large nursing home situated just off Oaken Drive. Oaken's only pub is The Oaken Arms, a Vintage Inns pub on Holyhead Road - formerly The Foaming Jug, it re-opened in November 2010.
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