hrof

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hrōfa-. Cognate with Old Frisian hrōf, Old Saxon rōf (Dutch roef (cabin, coffin-lid)), Old Norse hróf (boat-shed).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hrōf m

  1. roof
  2. (poetic) the sky or heavens