- One of a series of sloped beams that extend from the ridge or hip to the downslope perimeter or eave, designed to support the roof deck and its associated loads.
- A raftsman.
- flock of turkeys
- (transitive) To furnish (a building) with rafters.
- (transitive) To make (timber, etc.) into rafters.
- (Britain, agriculture) To plough so as to turn the grass side of each furrow upon an unploughed ridge; to ridge.