Romney

noun
Rom·​ney | \ ˈräm-nē How to pronounce Romney (audio) , ˈrəm- \

Definition of Romney

: any of a British breed of hardy long-wooled sheep especially adapted to damp or marshy regions and raised for both mutton and wool

called also Romney Marsh

First Known Use of Romney

1837, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Romney

Romney Marsh, pasture tract in England

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“Romney.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Romney. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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Romney biographical name (1)

Rom·​ney | \ ˈräm-nē How to pronounce Romney (audio) , ˈrəm- \

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George 1734–1802 English painter

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Rom·​ney | \ ˈräm-nē How to pronounce Romney (audio) \

Definition of Romney (Entry 2 of 2)

(Willard) Mitt 1947–     American businessman and politician

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