roon

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

roon (comparative more roon, superlative most roon)

  1. (obsolete) red
    • J. R. Drake
      Her face was like the lily roon.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Norse rún or English rune.

Noun[edit]

roon m (genitive roon, plural roonyn)

  1. rune

Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

roon (comparative rooner, superlative roonest)

  1. Alternative form of roond.

Preposition[edit]

roon

  1. Alternative form of roond.

Adverb[edit]

roon (comparative rooner, superlative roonest)

  1. Alternative form of roond.

Noun[edit]

roon (plural roons)

  1. Alternative form of roond.

Verb[edit]

tae roon (third-person singular simple present roons, present participle roonin, simple past roont, past participle roont)

  1. Alternative form of roond.