Words nearby rowen
Origin of rowen
Examples from the Web for rowen
Every farmer knows the milk-producing properties of rowen, or second crop, which is generally cut before it ripens.Cattle and Their Diseases|Robert Jennings
They also brought along with them Rowen, the daughter of Hengist, one of the most accomplished beauties of that age.Old English Chronicles|Various
Bailey gives the word, with a somewhat different signification; but he has "Rowen hay, latter hay," as a country word.
It is soft as the autumn rowen, and mixed with all the delicate, fragrant herbs of the marsh.Old Plymouth Trails|Winthrop Packard
He sues the lady Rowen'a to become his bride, and threatens to kill both Cedric and Ivanhoe if she refuses.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.