howe

noun \ ˈhau̇ , ˈhō \

Definition of howe

Scotland

Origin and Etymology of howe

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


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biographical name \ ˈhau̇ \

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