See also: Hower and hōwer



hower (plural howers)

  1. Obsolete spelling of hour
    • 1880-1881: Clements R Markham (editor), The Voyages of William Baffin, 1612-1622
      [O]ur men receaued no other recreation from work and sleep, but onlie the time of eateing their meat, whereof they had sufficient, thrice in every twenty-four howers; and besides, some of them had alowed aquauitæ at ech four hower's end.