- Dame (Edith) Ngaio (ˈnaɪəʊ). 1899–1981, New Zealand crime writer, living in Britain (from 1928). Her many detective novels include Final Curtain (1947) and Last Ditch (1977)
- Rodney (William). born 1947, Australian cricketer. He finished his career with a world record of 355 Test match dismissals
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
- Ecologyan area of waterlogged soil covered with tall grasses.
- Ecologya tract of low wet land, often treeless and periodically inundated, generally characterized by a growth of grasses, sedges, cattails, and rushes.
- bef. 900; Middle English mershe, Old English mer(i)sc (cognate with German Marsch). See mere2, -ish1; compare marais, marish, morass
- swamp, bog, fen, marshland, wetland.
Marsh (märsh),USA pronunciation n.
- BiographicalReginald, 1898–1954, U.S. painter and illustrator.
- low poorly drained land that is sometimes flooded and often lies at the edge of lakes, streams, etc