roose
transitive verb Etymology: Middle English rosen, from Old Norse hrōsa Date: 14th century chiefly dialect praise

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  • Roose — This unusual name is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a locational surname from either Roos in East Yorkshire or Roose in Lancashire. Both places are recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Rosse , and share a similar derivation from the Welsh rhos …   Surnames reference

  • roose — /roohz/; Scot. also /rdduez/, v.t., v.i., roosed, roosing, n. Chiefly Scot. praise. [1150 1200; ME rosen < ON hrosa to praise] * * * …   Universalium

  • Roose — Rose …   Wörterbuch der deutschen familiennamen

  • roose — [[t]ruz[/t]] v. t. v. i. roosed, roos•ing, n. scot. praise • Etymology: 1150–1200; ME rosen < ON hrōsa to praise …   From formal English to slang

  • roose — I. ˈrüz noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English ros, roos, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Icelandic hrōs praise, Old Norse hrōsa to praise, boast; probably akin to Old Norse hrōthr praise more at caduceus 1. chiefly dialect …   Useful english dictionary

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