rodde

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English *rodd; further provenance is uncertain.

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Noun[edit]

rodde (plural roddes)

  1. A wooden stick; a twig, shoot; especially for the following uses:
    1. As a staff or wand.
    2. As a crop or cane.
    3. As a fishing rod.
  2. shaft, rudder
  3. rod, pole (measurement)
  4. square rod (measurement)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

rodde

  1. simple past of ro

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

rodde

  1. past tense of ro.