rya

noun
\ ˈrē-ə How to pronounce rya (audio) \

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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Cite this Entry

“Rya.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rya. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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