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
So I proposed a plan, and I haff der honor of carrying it out.
"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.
Everybody was now half and half, or, as Tudie vividly spoke it, "haff and hahf."In a Little Town
But you are an obstacle; for years you haff been an obstacle in my path—in the path of Germany.On the Road to Bagdad
F. S. Brereton