also haaf, Baltic lagoon, separated from open sea by a sandbar, German, from Middle Low German haf "sea," related to Old Norse, Swedish haf "the sea, especially "the high sea," Danish hav, Old Frisian hef, Old English hæf "sea," perhaps literally "the rising one," and related to the root of heave.
Examples from the Web for haff
Historical Examples of haff
"If I haff not killed you, you hear me," the voice chuckled.
And now I haff destroyed your phones so you can no longer chat with them.
So I proposed a plan, and I haff der honor of carrying it out.
Everybody was now half and half, or, as Tudie vividly spoke it, "haff and hahf."In a Little Town
For you, personally, I haff no great objection, except that you are an Englishman.On the Road to Bagdad
F. S. Brereton