Origin of alcove
Examples from the Web for alcove
We then passed into a second garden, at the top of which is the alcove mentioned by Mrs. Hemans.
Hence it drove over and past their alcove and they remained dry.The Texan Star|Joseph A. Altsheler
When John returned to the door Brother Paul was standing by the alcove gazing with wet eyes on the text hanging above the bed.The Christian|Hall Caine
Uncle Henry said, and rolled back in the shadows of the alcove.The Bad Man|Charles Hanson Towne
Lying almost flat on the steep path, and drawing himself forward, he looked into "The Alcove."The Scouts of the Valley|Joseph A. Altsheler