roker

noun
ro·​ker | \ ˈrōkə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of roker

1 : any of various rays especially : thornback ray
2 dialectal, England : rockling

First Known Use of roker

1863, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for roker

probably from Danish rokke, from Middle Low German roche, ruche; akin to Old English reohhe ray and probably to Old English rūh rough

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“Roker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/roker. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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