Għawdex

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Maltese[edit]

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Mappa satellitari ta' Għawdex u Kemmuna

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic غودش (ġawdeš), from Latin Gaudus, from earlier Gaulus, from Ancient Greek Γαύδος (Gaúdos) / Γαύλος (Gaúlos). Ultimately from a Phoenician root 𐤂-𐤅-𐤋 (gwl), meaning something like turn around.

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Proper noun[edit]

Għawdex m

  1. Gozo (the second-largest island in the Maltese archipelago)

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