sow·​ens | \ ˈsü-ənz How to pronounce sowens (audio) , ˈsō- \

Definition of sowens

: porridge from oat husks and siftings

First Known Use of sowens

1582, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sowens

Scottish Gaelic sùghan

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“Sowens.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sowens. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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