firth

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firth

noun \ˈfərth\

Definition of FIRTH

:  estuary

Examples of FIRTH

  1. <the Firth of Forth in Scotland>

Origin of FIRTH

Middle English, from Old Norse fjǫrthr — more at ford
First Known Use: 14th century

Related to FIRTH

Synonyms
arm, bay, bight, cove, creek [chiefly British], embayment, estuary, gulf, fjord (also fiord), inlet, loch [Scottish]

Rhymes with FIRTH

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