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Definition of Frith

Frith
Frith Frith, n. [OE. firth, Icel. fj["o]r?r; akin to Sw. fj["a]rd, Dan. fiord, E. ford. [root]78. See Ford, n., and cf. Firth, Fiord, Fret a frith, Port a harbor.] 1. (Geog.) A narrow arm of the sea; an estuary; the opening of a river into the sea; as, the Frith of Forth. 2. A kind of weir for catching fish. [Eng.] --Carew.
Frith
Frith Frith, n. [OE. frith peace, protection, land inclosed for hunting, park, forest, AS. fri? peace; akin to freno? peace, protection, asylum, G. friede peace, Icel. fri?r, and from the root of E. free, friend. See Free, a., and cf. Affray, Defray.] 1. A forest; a woody place. [Obs.] --Drayton. 2. A small field taken out of a common, by inclosing it; an inclosure. [Obs.] --Sir J. Wynne.

Meaning of Frith from wikipedia

- Frith is an Old English word meaning "peace; protection; safety, security". Derived from Old English friðu, friþ, it is cognate to Old Norse friðr, Old...
- "Fred" Frith (born 17 February 1949) is an English multi-instrumentalist, composer, and improvisor. Probably best known for his guitar work, Frith first...
- Frith is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Benjamin Frith, British pianist Billy Frith, English football club manager Clifford Brodie...
- John Frith (1503 – 4 July 1533) was an English Protestant priest, writer, and martyr. Frith was an important contributor to the Christian debate on ****cution...
- Francis Frith (also spelled Frances Frith, 7 October 1822 – 25 February 1898) was an English photographer of the Middle East and many towns in the United...
- Royce Herbert Frith, CM QC (November 12, 1923 – March 17, 2005) was a Canadian diplomat, public servant and politician. He received a BA from the University...
- Uta Frith (née Aurnhammer; born 25 May 1941) is a German developmental psychologist working at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience at University College...
- Frith Street is in the Soho area of London. To the north is Soho Square and to the south is Shaftesbury Avenue. The street crosses Old Compton Street...
- James Richard Frith (born 23 April 1977) is British politician, who served as the Labour Party MP for the constituency of Bury North until his defeat...
- Hezekiah Frith, Sr. (1763–1848) was an 18th-century British ship owner with the re****tion of a "gentleman privateer", who engaged in piracy during the...
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