dauw

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Dutch?

Noun[edit]

dauw (plural dauws)

  1. The striped quagga, or Burchell's zebra, of South Africa (Asinus burchellii).

Synonyms[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *dāu, from Proto-Germanic *dawwaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰew- (run, flow). Compare Low German Dau, West Frisian dau, German Tau, English dew, compare also Danish dug.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dauw m (uncountable)

  1. dew