Definitions For Rother

Etymology 1

From Middle English rother, ruther, reother, from {{inh, en, ang, hrūþer}}, hrȳþer, byforms of hrīþer, hrīþ, , neat; ox, from {{inh, en, gem-pro, *hrunþaz}}, *hrinþaz. Cognate with {{cog, nl, rund, , ox}}, {{cog, de, Rind, , bovine; beef}}.


ROTHER (plural ROTHERs) (obsolete) A horned animal, especially an ox.

Etymology 2

From Middle English rother, from {{inh, en, ang, rōþor}}. See rudder.


ROTHER (plural ROTHERs) A rudder.

Derived terms

rother nail


rethor, rhetor

Is Rother a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends NO
Scrabble US NO
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary NO

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