Möwe

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German mēwe, mēve, from Proto-West Germanic *maiw, from Proto-Germanic *maiwaz. Cognate with German Low German Mööv, Meev, Dutch meeuw, Old English mǣw, Old Norse már.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmøːvə/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Möwe f (genitive Möwe, plural Möwen, diminutive Möwchen n)

  1. gull, seagull

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Descendants[edit]

  • Esperanto: mevo
  • Polish: mewa

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