variants or howf

Word History


Dutch hof enclosure; akin to Old English hof enclosure, and perhaps to hufil hill

First Known Use

1711, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of howff was in 1711

Dictionary Entries Near howff

Cite this Entry

“Howff.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Jun. 2023.

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