rif

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rif n (plural riffen, diminutive rifje n)

  1. reef: a chain or range of rocks lying at or near the surface of the water

Noun[edit]

rif n (plural reven, diminutive rifje n)

  1. (nautical) reef: an arrangement to reduce the area of a sail in a high wind

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rif, from Proto-Germanic *ribją.

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rif n (genitive singular rifs, nominative plural rif)

  1. rib
  2. reef

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Rafsi[edit]

rif

  1. rafsi of ricfu.

Welsh[edit]

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rif m

  1. Mutated form of rhif.