Pau

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English[edit]

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Pau

  1. A city in France, the capital of the département of Pyrénées-Atlantiques.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Paulus.

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Pau m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Paul

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly related to pieu (stake, post), or possibly related to pieux (pious), referring to a nearby ford named by the church. Or, possibly from a pre-Indo-European toponym *pal, *bal referring to its location at the foot of the mountains.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /po/
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Proper noun[edit]

Pau ?

  1. Pau (a city in France)

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References[edit]

  • Saupiquet, Amédée (2004). negue, Princi (ed.). Petite histoire de Pau, la ville de Pau aux trois phases de son histoire.

German Low German[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Pau m (plural Paus)

  1. peacock
  2. peafowl
    Dat Heken von ’n Pau hett bunte Steertfeddern.
    The male peafowl (peacock) has colorful tail feathers.

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Occitan[edit]

Occitan Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Pau ?

  1. Pau (a city in France)