See also: Hawe

Afrikaans edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Dutch haven, from Middle Dutch havene, from Old Dutch *havana, from Proto-Germanic *habnō, *habanō.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ɦɑːvə/
  • (file)

Noun edit

hawe (plural hawes or hawens, diminutive hawetjie)

  1. port, harbour
  2. dock
    Synonym: dok
  3. haven
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

hawe (uncountable)

  1. goods, property, chattel
    Synonyms: besittings, boedel
Derived terms edit

Middle English edit

Etymology 1 edit

Inherited from Old English haga, from Proto-West Germanic *hagō, from Proto-Germanic *hagô.

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

hawe (plural hawes or hawen)

  1. A field surrounded by fences or other barriers.
  2. A haw, hawthorn berry; the fruit of a hawthorn tree or shrub.
  3. (figuratively) Something of very little or no worth.
Derived terms edit
Descendants edit
  • English: haw
  • Scots: haw
  • Yola: haeve
References edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Old English habban.

Verb edit

hawe

  1. Alternative form of haven (to have)

Mori Bawah edit

Verb edit

hawe

  1. to arrive

References edit

  • The Austronesian Languages of Asia and Madagascar (2013), →ISBN, page 695-6

Scanian edit

Etymology edit

From Old Norse hagi.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [hàʊː], [hɑ̀ː]

Noun edit

hawe m

  1. garden

Walloon edit

Etymology edit

From Old French houe, from Frankish *hauwā (hoe, mattock).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

hawe

  1. hoe (gardening tool)