What does chow mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Zhou, Zhou dynasty, Chou, Chou dynasty, Chow, Chow dynasty(noun)

    the imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism

  2. chow, chuck, eats, grub(noun)

    informal terms for a meal

  3. chow, chow chow(noun)

    breed of medium-sized dogs with a thick coat and fluffy curled tails and distinctive blue-black tongues; believed to have originated in northern China


  1. Chow(n.)

    a breed of thick-coated medium-sized dogs with fluffy curled tails and distinctive blue-black tongues; -- same as chowchow, n..

  2. Origin: [Chin. chou.]


  1. chow(Noun)

    A Chinese person.

  2. chow(Noun)

    Food, especially snacks.

    I'm going to pick up some chow for dinner.

  3. chow(Noun)

    A Chinese breed of dog; the chow-chow.

  4. Chow(ProperNoun)

    A twelfth-century Chinese dynasty, alternatively romanized as Zhou or Chou.

  5. Origin: Shortened from chow-chow.


  1. Chow

    Chow is a food website owned by CBS Interactive. It is home to the food message board Chowhound.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chow in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chow in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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