haff

noun
\ ˈhäf \
plural -s

Definition of haff

: a long shallow lagoon separated from the open sea by a narrow sandbar or barrier beach (as on the Baltic coast of Germany)

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History and Etymology for haff

German, from Low German, from Middle Low German haf sea

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“Haff.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/haff. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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