rood englannista suomeksi
(RQ:Holinshed Chronicles) Souldyers, ſhot habbe or nabbe at randon(sic) uppe to the Roode lofte, and to the Chancell, leauing ſome of theyr arrowes ſticking in the Images.
A measure of land area, equal to a quarter of an acre.
1855, (w), Roland to the Dark Tower Came|“Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came”, XXV:
- Next a marsh, it would seem, and now mere earth / Desperate and done with; (so a fool finds mirth, / Makes a thing and then mars it, till his mood / Changes and off he goes!) within a rood— / Bog, clay and rubble, sand and stark black dearth.
- (..) a bumptious fool whose god was property, not property in vast estates such as a true man might worship, but in paltry roods.
An area of sixty-four square yards.
- Thus Satan...his other parts besides Prone on the flood, extended long and large, Lay floating many a rood...
''Veel dakpannen zijn rood'' - A lot of roof tiles are red