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Meaning of EWE

Pronunciation:  'eyvey, yoo

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  1. [n]  female sheep
  2. [n]  a Kwa language spoken by the Ewe people in Ghana and Togo and Benin
  3. [n]  a member of a people living in southern Benin and Togo and southeastern Ghana

EWE is a 3 letter word that starts with E.


 See Also: African, bag, Benin, Dahomey, Ghana, Gold Coast, Kwa, Republic of Benin, Republic of Ghana, sheep, Togo, Togolese Republic, udder



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ewe\, n. [AS. e['o]wu; akin to D. ooi, OHG. awi, ouwi,
Icel. [ae]r, Goth. aw[=e][thorn]i a flock of sheep, awistr a
sheepfold, Lith. avis a sheep, L. ovis, Gr. ?, Skr. avi.
[root]231.] (Zo["o]l.)
The female of the sheep, and of sheeplike animals.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: bellwether, biddy, bitch, bossy, brood mare, cow, doe, ewe lamb, filly, guinea hen, gyp, heifer, hen, hind, jenny, jumbuck, lamb, lambkin, lioness, mare, mutton, nanny, nanny goat, Partlet, peahen, ram, roe, she-bear, sheep, she-goat, she-lion, slut, sow, teg, tigress, tup, vixen, wether, yeanling