rowen

[rou-uh n]

Origin of rowen

1300–50; Middle English reywayn < Old North French *rewain; cognate with French regain
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rowen

noun
  1. another word for aftermath (def. 2)

Word Origin for rowen

C14 reywayn, corresponding to Old French regaïn, from re- + gaïn rowen, from gaignier to till, earn; see gain 1
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