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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch bui (which today usually refers to rain, not wind).

Alternative form[edit]

  • Böe (often disclaimed, but indeed more common)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

 f (genitive , plural Böen)

  1. (wind) gust, squall

Usage notes[edit]

  • The singular is rather rare. When used, it usually takes the form Böe rather than .

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External links[edit]

  • in Duden online