rya

noun
\ˈrē-ə \

Definition of rya 

: a Scandinavian handwoven rug with a deep resilient comparatively flat pile also : the weave typical of this rug

First Known Use of rya

1921, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rya

Rya, village in southwest Sweden

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