aue

interjection \au̇ˈwā\
variants: or

auwe

\au̇ˈwā\

Definition of aue

  1. —used in Polynesia to express an emotional reaction (such as sorrow, surprise, or affection)

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Origin and Etymology of aue

Maori, Hawaiian, Tahitian, Marquesan, & Samoan auē, auwē


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