wowo

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Papiamentu[edit]

Eye iris.jpg

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese olho, Spanish ojo and Kabuverdianu odju.

Noun[edit]

wowo

  1. eye

Yoruba[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

wówo

  1. (Ọwọ, Ondo, Ikalẹ) Alternative form of wúwo (to be heavy)

Etymology 2[edit]

Said to be from a Reduplication of (to crumble, to break), referring to the fragility of the mushroom

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

wówó

  1. the edible fungi Psathyrella atroumbonata
    Synonyms: olú-wowo, osun-wówó, ùwówó

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