from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A strumpet; a prostitute.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun obsolete A prostitute.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun obsolete A
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Armor hung about the walls -- a sword here, a cutlass there, and over the rannel-tree a coat of chain steel.
She was still clinging to the rannel-tree over the ingle.
She cleared the sconce and took down the flitches that hung from the rannel-tree to dry.
Ralph walked to the chimney-breast, and stood on one of the skins as he leaned on the rannel-tree shelf.
Rotha walked across the kitchen and again took hold of the rannel-tree.
Rotha clung to the rannel-tree rafter to support herself.