rannel tree

noun ran·nel tree \ˈranəl-\
variants: or

rannel bean

Definition of rannel tree

dialectal, British

  1. :  a bar to support pothooks over an open fireplace

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Origin and Etymology of rannel tree

rannel probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Norwegian dialect randatre rannel tree, from rand edge, space above a fireplace (from Old Norse rand-, rönd rim, shield)


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