fro [frəu US frou] adv
[Date: 1200-1300; : Old Norse; Origin: fra]

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  • Fróði — (from Old Norse Fróðr) or Froda (Old English) is the name of a number of legendary Danish kings in various texts including Beowulf , Snorri Sturluson s Prose Edda and his Ynglinga saga , Saxo Grammaticus Gesta Danorum , and the Grottasöngr . *The …   Wikipedia

  • Fro — may refer to: * Fro , slang for Afro , a hairstyle in the form of a big puff or * fro , the code for the language Old French *José Roel Lungay, a priest widely known as Fro (for Father Roel ) * Fro Internet Slang , a garbled internet term which… …   Wikipedia

  • fro — fro·ward; fro·ward·ly; fro·ward·ness; fro·zen; fro; fro·zen·ly; fro·zen·ness; …   English syllables

  • Froðba — Froðba. Froðba est un village des îles Féroé qui se trouve sur la côte est de l île de Suduroy. Population: 153 Coordonnées: 61° 32 53 N  ; 6° 46 20 O Code postal: FO 825 Municipalité: Tvøroyrar Il est dit que Froðba est le plus vieux… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fro — (fr[=o]), adv. [OE. fra, fro, adv. & prep., Icel. fr[=a], akin to Dan. fra from, E. from. See {From}.] From; away; back or backward; now used only in opposition to the word to, in the phrase to and fro, that is, to and from. See {To and fro}… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Froðba — is a village located farthest out on the north brink of Trongisvágsfjørður, an inlet on the east coast of the island of Suðuroy in the Faroe Islands. The village has eventually merged with the harbour city of Tvøroyri. *Population: 153 *Location …   Wikipedia

  • fro — [frō] adv. [ME fra, fro < ON frā, akin to OE fram, FROM] away; backward; back: now only in TO AND FRO (see phrase under TO1) …   English World dictionary

  • FRO — noun [uncountable] INSURANCE fire risk only; used on an insurance policy to show that it only covers the risk of fire * * * FRO UK US noun [U] INSURANCE ► ABBREVIATION for FIRE RISK ONLY( …   Financial and business terms

  • Fro — Fro, prep. From. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • frȍnt — frȍnt1 m 〈N mn fròntovi, G fròntōvā〉 1. {{001f}}fronta (1) 2. {{001f}}vojn. zast. bojište ✧ {{001f}}njem. ← lat. frȍnt2 prid. 〈indekl.〉 koji je prednji, prvi ✧ {{001f}}engl …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

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