Definition of rifart in English:

rifart

(also reefart)

Pronunciation /ˈriːfət/

noun

rare
  • The root of the horseradish, Armoracia rusticana; the plant itself. Also (in later use chiefly Scottish): radish, Raphanus sativus.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Robert Copland (fl. 1505–1547), translator and printer. From Middle French raifort, rayffort, riffort, rifort, etc. from raiz root + fort strong.