Rother Roth"er, n. [OE. See {Rudder}.] A rudder. [1913 Webster]

{Rother nail}, a nail with a very full head, used for fastening the rudder irons of ships; -- so called by shipwrights. [1913 Webster]

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  • Rother — District Lage in East Sussex Status District Region South East England Verw.grafschaft East Sussex …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rother — Roth er, a. [AS. hry[eth]er; cf. D. rund.] (Zo[ o]l.) Bovine. n. A bovine beast. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] {Rother beasts}, cattle of the bovine genus; black cattle. [Obs.] Golding. {Rother soil}, the dung of rother beasts. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rother — est un district d Angleterre. Il se situe dans la région du Sud Est dans le comté de l East Sussex. Liste des communes de Rother Brede Portail de l’Angleterre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rother — Rother,   mittelhochdeutsches Epos, König Rother.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rother — Rother, König R., deutsches Heldengedicht des 12. Jahrh., hg. von H. Rückert (1872), Bahder (1884) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Rother — Christian v., preußischer Staatsminister, geb. am 14. November 1778 in Ruppersdorf in Schlesien, gest. am 7. November 1849 auf seinem Gut Rogan bei Parchwitz in Schlesien. R. stammte aus ganz kleinen Verhältnissen, war ursprünglich… …   Enzyklopädie des Eisenbahnwesens

  • Rother — Rother, Christian von, geb. 1778 zu Ruppersdorf in Schlesien, Sohn eines Bauern, war 1810 Rechnungsrath, später lange Zeit preuß. Finanzminister, trat 1848 ab und st. 1849 …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • rother — /rodhˈər/ (obsolete) noun An ox, cow ORIGIN: OE hrȳther an ox, a cow; cf Ger pl Rinder horned cattle • • • rothˈer beast noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • ROTHER — GERMANY (see also List of Individuals) 11.6.1855 Kłodzko/PL 31.5.1928 Liegnitz/PL Max Rother originated from the former city Glatz. He was the last collaborator of Adolf Thiem (1836 1908), a founder of scientific water supply by groundwater… …   Hydraulicians in Europe 1800-2000

  • Rother — See also River Rother for rivers named Rother. Playden and East Guldeford are merged in the statistical analysis although they are both civil parishes in their own right. Playden has a Parish Council whilst East Guldeford holds a Parish… …   Wikipedia

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