mawe

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English mǣw, mēw.

Noun[edit]

mawe

  1. Alternative form of mewe (gull)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English maga, from Proto-Germanic *magô.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mawe (plural mawes or mawen)

  1. The stomach or guts of a organism; also when used as food.
  2. One of the various organs of the belly; one's entrails; especially:
    1. The liver (digestive organ)
    2. (rare) The uterus (reproductive organ)
  3. The belly or stomach; the part of the body between the chest and the torso.
  4. (rare) The mouth or maw.
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Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

mawe

  1. plural of jiwe