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

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  • (a city in South Sudan) Waw, Wow

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Wau

  1. A town in Papua New Guinea.
  2. A city in South Sudan.

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GermanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Low German wouw, woude, cognate to English weld, from Proto-Germanic *walþijō, *walþō, from Proto-Germanic *walþuz (forest).

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Wau m (strong, genitive Waues or Waus, plural Waue)

  1. reseda (Reseda gen. et spp.) – usually specifically one which colours as opposed to one which ornaments, else Reseda
    Synonym: Gelbkraut

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ReferencesEdit

  • Wau” in Duden online
  • Wau” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache