EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Old Norse rún or English rune.

NounEdit

roon m (genitive roon, plural roonyn)

  1. rune

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

roon (comparative rooner, superlative roonest)

  1. Alternative form of roond.

PrepositionEdit

roon

  1. Alternative form of roond.

AdverbEdit

roon (comparative rooner, superlative roonest)

  1. Alternative form of roond.

NounEdit

roon (plural roons)

  1. Alternative form of roond.

VerbEdit

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

  1. Alternative form of roond.
Last modified on 19 November 2013, at 03:59