wau

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See also: Wau, wa'u, and wau'

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ϝαῦ (waû).

Noun[edit]

wau (plural waus)

  1. digamma.

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Anagrams[edit]


Anjam[edit]

Noun[edit]

wau

  1. garden

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aʊ

Interjection[edit]

wau

  1. woof (sound of a dog)

Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic وَاو(wāw).

Noun[edit]

wau m

  1. Arabic letter waw

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Pronoun[edit]

wau

  1. Alternative form of au

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Thai ว่าว (wâao)

Noun[edit]

wau (plural, first-person possessive wauku, second-person possessive waumu, third-person possessive waunya)

  1. kite (flying toy on string)

Javanese[edit]

Javanese register set
ꦏꦮꦶ (kawi): wau
ꦏꦿꦩꦲꦤ꧀ꦝꦥ꧀ (krama andhap): mau

Adverb[edit]

wau (Kawi)

  1. just now; a moment ago

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Thai ว่าว (wâao)

Noun[edit]

wau (Jawi spelling واو‎, plural wau-wau, informal 1st possessive wauku, impolite 2nd possessive waumu, 3rd possessive waunya)

  1. kite (flying toy on string)

Marshallese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Oʻahu or Oahu, from Hawaiian Oʻahu, named because the missionaries who introduced the Mother Hubbard dress to the Marshall Islands came from Oʻahu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [wɑːu], (enunciated) [wɑ wu]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /wæɰwiw/
  • Bender phonemes: {wahwiw}

Noun[edit]

wau

  1. a Mother Hubbard dress

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

wau

  1. Alternative form of wawe