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howe

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noun \ˈhau̇, ˈhō\

Definition of howe

Scottish

  1. :  hollow, valley



Origin of howe

Middle English (northern) holl hollow place, from Old English hol, from hol, adjective, hollow — more at hole


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with howe


Howe

biographical name \ˈhau̇\

Definition of Howe

  1. Elias 1819–1867 Am. inventor




Howe

biographical name

Definition of Howe

  1. Gordie 1928–     Gordon Howe Am. (Canad.-born) ice hockey player




Howe

biographical name

Definition of Howe

  1. Julia 1819–1910 née Ward Am. suffragist & reformer




Howe

biographical name

Definition of Howe

  1. Richard 1726–1799 Earl Howe Eng. admiral




Howe

biographical name

Definition of Howe

  1. William 1729–1814 5th Viscount Howe; bro. of prec. Eng. gen. in America




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