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a.1.(Zool.) Bovine.
Rother beasts
cattle of the bovine genus; black cattle.
Rother soil
the dung of rother beasts.
- Golding.
n.1.A rudder.
Rother nail
a nail with a very full head, used for fastening the rudder irons of ships; - so called by shipwrights.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
So he told them how he had come from York to the sweet vale of Rother, traveling the country through as a minstrel, stopping now at castle, now at hall, and now at farmhouse; how he had spent one sweet evening in a certain broad, low farmhouse, where he sang before a stout franklin and a maiden as pure and lovely as the first snowdrop of spring; how he had played and sung to her, and how sweet Ellen o' the Dale had listened to him and had loved him.
17/07/2019 21:05, TUNIS/Tunisia (TAP)- "Tunisian monetary policy is beginning to bear fruit," said Governor of the Central Bank of Tunisia (BCT) Marouane Abassi, at a press conference held in Gammarth with the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, Bjorn Rother. At the conference, held at the end of the Fund mission to Tunisia (July 11-17, 2019), he reported on the stabilisation of the dinar exchange rate, the control of the budget deficit and inflation, as well as the improvement in the country's level of foreign exchange reserves.
The meeting between the IMF staff team, led by Bjorn Rother, and the Tunisian economic delegation, now on a visit to Washington, was held on the sidelines of the IMF Meetings on April 11-16.
Crowe & Dunlevy President and CEO Timila Rother said Hudson knows the firm's litigation department chairman, Kevin Gordon, and it was Hudson who expressed an interest in joining the firm.
Critique: "Hunting Charles Manson" by Lis Wiehl (with informative contributions by Caitlin Rother) clearly documents an horrific life and what it took to end a lethal spree of charismatically driven murder and mayhem.
"The ultimate goal is that the cost will remain stabilized."<br />BEYOND THEIR CONTROL<br />John Rother, president and CEO of the National Coalition on Health Care in Washington, D.C., said a lot of health care costs are beyond a hospital's ability to control.
Norman Stockwell wrote a good article about Blessed Stanley Rother (NCR, Oct.
Stratford-on-Avon District Council approved an application by the Malmaison Hotel du Vin Group to convert the Rother Street properties into a new 48-bedroom hotel.
DNA 20 was well represented at the CNA and CSNA Annual Conference Awards Luncheon to congratulate Jean Rother, current DNA 20 President, as the DNA 20 Nurse of the Year.