rood-tree


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Noun1.rood-tree - representation of the cross on which Jesus diedrood-tree - representation of the cross on which Jesus died
Cross - a representation of the structure on which Jesus was crucified; used as an emblem of Christianity or in heraldry
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20) In Old English it is represented by the so-called History of the Holy Rood-Tree found in Oxford, Bodleian Library, Bodley 343.