In the Shetland Islands, the act of deep-sea fishing for fish such as cod, ling, and tusk.
Origin: From Scandinavian haaf, from Icelandic haf, and Danish hav.
the deepsea fishing for cod, ling, and tusk, off the Shetland Isles
Origin: [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. & Sw. haf the sea, Dan. hav, perh. akin to E. haven.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
häf, n. a deep-sea fishing-ground off the coast of Shetland.—n. Haaf′-fish′ing, deep-sea fishing, as for cod. [Ice. haf, sea.]
The numerical value of haaf in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of haaf in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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