houwen

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch houwen, from Old Dutch houwan, from Proto-Germanic *hawwaną (to hew, forge), from Proto-Indo-European *kowǝ- (to beat, hew, forge). Cognate with Old Saxon hauwan, Old English hēawan (to hew). More at hew.

Verb[edit]

houwen (past singular hieuw or houwde, past participle gehouwen)

  1. to hew

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