What is another word for roe?

149 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ɹˈə͡ʊ], [ ɹˈə‍ʊ], [ ɹ_ˈəʊ]

Roe is a term used to refer to the eggs of a fish, specifically from the female fish. However, the term can also be used to describe similar products from other sea creatures. Caviar, for instance, can be used as a synonym for roe and refers to the salted eggs of sturgeon. Tobiko is another synonym for roe and is often used to describe the eggs of flying fish. Masago, on the other hand, refers to the eggs of the capelin fish and is commonly used in Japanese cuisine. Other synonyms for roe include bottarga, trout eggs, and salmon roe, all of which are commonly used in cooking and various culinary applications.

How to use "Roe" in context?

The word "roe" comes from the Old English word "cor", meaning "crown, ornament, garland". "roe" can refer to either the sea bream, Catharina coriacea, or the Atlantic roe deer, Capreolus capreolus.

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  • Independent

    • Proper noun, singular
      re, Rowe, RS.
  • Other Related

    • Adjective
      re.

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