Definition of rolwagen in English:

rolwagen

(also rowwaggon, rollwaggon, rollwagon)

noun

  • A kind of Chinese cylindrical porcelain vase. In later use also: a Dutch imitation of this.

Origin

Early 18th century. From Dutch rolwagen, apparently a specific use of rolwagen roll-wagon, although the semantic motivation is not entirely clear.

Pronunciation

rolwagen

/ˈrəʊlwaɡ(ə)n/