Noah Webster's New International Dictionary of the English Language
1. (n.) A sheave.
2. (n.) A quantity of the stalks and ears of wheat, rye, or other grain, bound together; a bundle of grain or straw.
3. (n.) Any collection of things bound together; a bundle; specifically, a bundle of arrows sufficient to fill a quiver, or the allowance of each archer, -- usually twenty-four.
4. (v. t.) To gather and bind into a sheaf; to make into sheaves; as, to sheaf wheat.
5. (v. i.) To collect and bind cut grain, or the like; to make sheaves.