See also: Kaw

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

kaw (third-person singular simple present kaws, present participle kawing, simple past and past participle kawed)

  1. Alternative form of caw
    • 1968, Ernest Ingersoll, Birds in legend, fable, and folklore:
      [] difficult to separate Raven the demigod, from the sable, kawing, cunning bird so conspicuous all over northern Canada []

NounEdit

kaw (plural kaws)

  1. Alternative form of caw
    • 2013, Guenther Witzany, Biocommunication of Animals (page 197)
      Over half of the crows anticipated the feeder, and peered in the window of the building from whence the crow feeder would emerge prior to a feeding session. A majority also called loudly with a short staccato sequence of 3–5 kaws at the start of the feeding session.

AnagramsEdit


AlanganEdit

PronounEdit

kaw

  1. you (singular)

Southern OhloneEdit

NounEdit

kaw

  1. seashore

Sranan TongoEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From English cow.

NounEdit

kaw

  1. cow

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Dutch kauwen.

VerbEdit

kaw

  1. to chew, to masticate
Derived termsEdit

White HmongEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

kaw

  1. to close; to shut.

SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

kaw

  1. saw.

VerbEdit

kaw

  1. to saw.

ReferencesEdit

  • Heimbach, Ernest E. (1979) White Hmong — English Dictionary[1], SEAP Publications, →ISBN.