Farrow meaning

fărō
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A litter of pigs.
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To give birth to (a litter of pigs).
verb
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To produce a litter of pigs.
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Not pregnant. Used of a cow.
adjective
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(obs.) A young pig.
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A litter of pigs.
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To give birth to (a litter of pigs)
verb
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(chiefly scot., chiefly north eng.) Not bearing a calf in a given season.
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A surname​.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
farrow
Plural:
farrows

Origin of farrow

  • Ultimately from Old English fearh pig porko- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English ferow

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition