wahoo

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Etymology 1[edit]

Wahoo

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Noun[edit]

wahoo (plural wahoos)

  1. Acanthocybium solandri, a tropical and subtropical game fish.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Creek *uhawhu.

Noun[edit]

wahoo (plural wahoos)

  1. (Southern US) The winged elm, Ulmus alata.

Etymology 3[edit]

From a Dakota word, the first element of which is cognate to Lakota waŋ (arrow).

Noun[edit]

wahoo (plural wahoos)

  1. Euonymus atropurpureus, an eastern burning bush.