Last modified on 28 September 2014, at 20:42

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ga, from Old Dutch (quick, fast), from Proto-Germanic *ganhuz, *ganhwaz (sudden, quick), of unknown origin. Cognate with Low German gau (quick, fast), German jäh (sudden). More at gay.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

gauw

  1. quickly
  2. soon