[ furth ]
/ fɜrθ /
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Related formsFirth·i·an, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for john firth
/ (fɜːθ) /
a relatively narrow inlet of the sea, esp in Scotland
Word Origin for firth
C15: from Old Norse fjörthr fiord
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Science definitions for john firth
[ fûrth ]
A long, narrow inlet of the sea. Firths are usually the lower part of an estuary, but are sometimes fjords.
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