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Definition of Haven

Haven

  1. A bay, recess, or inlet of the sea, or the mouth of a river, which affords anchorage and shelter for shipping; a harbor; a port.
  2. A place of safety; a shelter; an asylum.
  3. To shelter, as in a haven.

Haven Quotations

A library is a place that is a repository of information and gives every citizen equal access to it. That includes health information. And mental health information. It's a community space. It's a place of safety, a haven from the world.
Neil Gaiman

Had it not been for slavery, the death penalty would have likely been abolished in America. Slavery became a haven for the death penalty.
Angela Davis

To desire and strive to be of some service to the world, to aim at doing something which shall really increase the happiness and welfare and virtue of mankind - this is a choice which is possible for all of us; and surely it is a good haven to sail for.
Henry Van Dyke

In my youth, daydreaming nurtured me, provided a safe haven. I'd sleep for twelve hours and even when awake escape to the safe place in my mind.
Sandra Cisneros

Country Music is great music because it really comes from real life experiences. It is such a great haven for reality.
Bryan White
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Haven Translations

haven in French is refuge, havre
haven in German is haben nicht
haven in Spanish is guarida
haven in Swedish is tillflyktsort
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