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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ewe  \Ewe\,  n.  [AS.  e['o]wu;  akin  to  D.  ooi,  OHG.  awi,  ouwi, 
  Icel.  [ae]r,  Goth.  aw[=e][thorn]i  a  flock  of  sheep,  awistr  a 
  sheepfold,  Lith.  avis  a  sheep,  L.  ovis,  Gr  ?,  Skr.  avi. 
  [root]231.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  female  of  the  sheep,  and  of  sheeplike  animals. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Ewe 
  n  1:  a  Kwa  language  spoken  by  the  Ewe  people  in  Ghana  and  Togo 
  and  Benin  [syn:  {Ewe}] 
  2:  female  sheep 




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