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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Rollo, Rolf, Hrolf(noun)

    Norse chieftain who became the first duke of Normandy (860-931)

Wiktionary

  1. Rollo(ProperNoun)

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  2. Origin: Latinization of the equivalent of the English Rolf.

Freebase

  1. Rollo

    Rollo is an unincorporated community in DeKalb County, Illinois, United States. Rollo is 5 miles east-southeast of Paw Paw.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Rollo

    a Norwegian, who became the chief of a band of Norse pirates who one day sailed up the Seine to Rouen and took it, and so ravaged the country that Charles the Simple was glad to come to terms with them by surrendering to them part of Neustria, which thereafter bore from them the name of Normandy; after this Rollo embraced Christianity, was baptized by the Bishop of Rouen, and was the first Duke of Normandy (860-932).


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