Definitions for "Gourd"
A fleshy, three-celled, many-seeded fruit, as the melon, pumpkin, cucumber, etc., of the order Cucurbitaceæ; and especially the bottle gourd (Lagenaria vulgaris) which occurs in a great variety of forms, and, when the interior part is removed, serves for bottles, dippers, cups, and other dishes.
A dipper or other vessel made from the shell of a gourd; hence, a drinking vessel; a bottle.
fruits of the Curcurbitaceae with a hard rind ( c.f. pepo)
Keywords:  guai, longevity, immortals, ward, evil
The gourd is the symbol of Li Tie-guai, one of the Eight Immortals, representing his power to free his soul from his body. Gourds also symbolize longevity and the ability to ward off evil spirits.
Keywords:  haiti, cuba, silver, dollar, called
A silver dollar; -- so called in Cuba, Haiti, etc.
Keywords:  gord, false, die, see
A false die. See Gord.