gauw

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch ga, from Old Dutch ‎(quick, fast), from Proto-Germanic *ganhuz, *ganhwaz ‎(sudden, quick), of unknown origin. Cognate with Low German gau ‎(quick, fast), German jäh ‎(sudden, abrupt). More at gay.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

gauw

  1. quickly
  2. soon