Definition of hurst in English:

hurst

noun

  • 1archaic except in place names A hillock.

    1. 1.1 A wood or wooded rise.
      ‘Cumnor Hurst’
      thicket, grove, wood, coppice, stand, clump, brake
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  • 2archaic except in place names A sandbank.

Origin

Old English hyrst, of Germanic origin; related to German Horst.

Pronunciation

hurst

/həːst/